Nelson Mandela's home adapted ahead of his return

A statement on the South African presidency website explains that Mandela's home in Johannesburg has been adapted ahead of his return.

Former South African President Nelson Mandela. Credit: Reuters

It reads: "His home has been reconfigured to allow him to receive intensive care there. The health care personnel providing care at his home are the very same who provided care to him in hospital.

"If there are health conditions that warrant another admission to hospital in future, this will be done."

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Nelson Mandela leaves hospital

Former South African President Nelson Mandela has been discharged from hospital, the presidency has confirmed. The 95-year-old's condition is said to remain "critical and at times unstable".