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Mandela spends first day home

Nelson Mandela is spending his first day at home after being released from hospital following his lengthy treatment for pneumonia.

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Mandela doctors working 'on side of caution'

South African presidency spokesman Mac Maharaj has spoken about Nelson Mandela's condition after he was admitted to hospital after an recurrence of a lung infection.

He said with a person of Mr Mandela's age "there always has to be concern and therefore the doctors would prefer to work on the side of caution rather than take any risks".

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