Mandela 'responding to treatment but still critical'

Nelson Mandela is "responding to treatment", according to an official statement tonight, but is still in a critical condition in hospital.

The official statement says Mr Mandela is "in a critical but stable condition in hospital in Pretoria". President Zuma also thanked the public for their ongoing support.

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Mandela 'responds to treatment'

Former South African President Nelson Mandela is "responding to treatment", according to an official statement tonight, but is still in a critical condition in hospital.