Some South Africans said they're unhappy about how Nelson Mandela's illness has been reported because death is an off-limits topic in their culture.
South African officials are encouraged by Nelson Mandela's response to medical treatment, President Jacob Zuma said Wednesday.
A South African leader asked for prayers for ailing civil rights icon Nelson Mandela whose family reportedly banned visitors because they're a "distraction."
A longtime friend of Nelson Mandela said Sunday it's "time to let him go," as the former South African president remained hospitalized in serious condition.
Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been hospitalized for a recurrence of a lung infection, the government said Saturday.
Russian President Vladimir Putin reaffirmed his country's willingness to aid South Africa in developing its nuclear power industry, officials said.
UPI Almanac for Thursday, May 9, 2013.
South Africa's African National Congress has defended its decision to film a visit to Nelson Mandela, saying it was not a publicity stunt.
UPI Almanac for Wednesday, April 24, 2013.
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