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Jacob Zuma says 'all are praying' for Nelson Mandela

South African President Jacob Zuma says Nelson Mandela is "very serious but stabilised" in hospital and that "all are praying" for his recovery.

Mr Zuma said the doctors were doing a "very good job" and that the former president was a "good fighter".

The 94-year-old is spending his fourth day in hospital suffering from a recurrent lung infection.

Andrew Harding reports from Johannesburg.

  • 11 Jun 2013
  • From the section Africa
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