Former President Nelson Mandela remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital.
The former president was admitted to hospital on the 8th of June.
The Presidency thanks the public for support and for respecting the privacy of the former president and his family.
We confirm the media reports that the military ambulance transporting Madiba had an engine problem on the 8th and that the doctors are satisfied that the former president suffered no harm during this period.
More top news
Labour is promising to reverse the Conservative policy of privatisation in the NHS which it claims is creating longer waiting times.
The Queen and senior members of the monarchy will attend services around the world to commemorate the centenary of the battle of Gallipoli.
The Liberal Democrats have proposed to invest an extra £10 million in mental health care for military personnel