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“The doctors are doing everything possible to get his condition to improve and are ensuring that Madiba is well-looked after and is comfortable. He is in good hands,” Zuma said in the statement, using Mandela's clan name.
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Zuma also met Graca Machel, Mandela's wife, at the hospital and discussed the former leader's condition, according to the statement.
Mandela, who became
Zuma appealed to South Africans and the rest of the world to pray for Mandela, his family and the medical team attending to him.