Mandela Condition Now Said To Be ‘Critical’

The medical condition for former South African head of state Nelson Mandela has now been described to be critical in the last 24 hours.

Nelson Mandela
Nelson Mandela is unwellFestival Karsh Ottawa / / CC BY-NC-ND

Doctors told this to current president Jacob Zuma on Sunday evening that Madiba’s condition had changed over the preceeding 24 hours.

In the statement, Mr. Zuma said that doctors were doing “everything possible to get his condition to improve and are ensuring that Madiba is well-looked after and is comfortable.”

Some reports have even said that Madiba has not opened his eyes in days.

Mandela as been in hospital since 8 June.

Most people now are just waiting for the inevitable.