Mandela On Life Support, Reports Say

WI Web Staff | 6/26/2013, 3:26 p.m.
Nelson Mandela (sagoodnews.co.za)

Former South African President Nelson Mandela is on life support, an official briefed on his condition said Wednesday.

The anti-apartheid icon has been hospitalized since June 8 for a recurring lung infection. His condition has been described as critical since Sunday.

CNN reported Wednesday that the 94-year-old had taken a turn for the worse.