Prior to Nelson Mandela's admission to hospital with a recurrence of lung infection, he was reportedly suffering from a heavy cold.
According to one person who saw the former South African President on Tuesday, at that point there was no reason for any particular concern.
ITV News' Africa Correspondent Rohit Kachroo reports from Pretoria.
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