Nelson Mandela's Wife Says He Is Recovering Well


Nelson Mandela's wife Graca Machel said on Thursday that the former president is recovering well and will not be discharged from hospital until doctors are satisfied with his recovery. The 94 year-old former statesman has been receiving treatment for pneumonia and a recurring lung infection. Using Mandela's clan name 'Madiba', Machel told local television journalists that her husband was "fine".