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.
It's 'Day 27', and we are still watching, still waiting. Our cameras and minds are still focused on Pretoria's Heart Hospital.
Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie exclusively told ITV News he was "disappointed" with the lack of progress in tackling apartheid's wrongs.
In an exclusive interview with ITV News, Nelson Mandela's ex-wife Winnie talks of her "sadness" about the former president's health.