Tag: hospital

Winnie Mandela “absolutely fine” in hospital – spokesman

South African anti-apartheid veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, ex-wife of the late president Nelson Mandela, is "absolutely fine" after being admitted to hospital for observation, her spokesman said on Friday. Doctors decided on Wednesday to...

Homemade alcohol kills 21 in Cameroon

People began falling ill after consuming odontol, a strong spirit distilled from either palm wine or corn or sugar cane at a party on Sunday

South Africa's anti-apartheid hero Tutu to undergo surgery

The former Anglican archbishop of Cape Town, who regularly criticised white-minority rule from his pulpit, was also hospitalised last year.

South Africa's Bishop Tutu back in hospital for infection

It is unclear what infection Tutu, 84, a Nobel Peace Prize laureate, is suffering from...