Mandela released from hospital

Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been released from hospital after "routine tests".

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Questions raised over Mandela's 'weekend' treatment

Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been admitted to hospital today for "scheduled tests" for conditions that "are in line with his age".

Questions had been raised over the 94-year-old's 'weekend' treatment, however his previous two hospital admissions had also taken place on a Saturday.

Here is the latest on Mr Mandela's condition from Africa Correspondent Rohit Kachroo.

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