Former South African President, Nelson Mandela has been discharged from hospital following a scheduled medical check-up and is doing well, South Africa’s presidency says.
“The doctors have completed the tests. He is well and as before, his health remains under the management of the medical team,” it said in a statement on Sunday.
A spokesman for President Jacob Zuma, Mac Maharaj said there was “no need for panic” and that the doctors had treated Mandela for a pre-existing condition consistent with his age.
The Presidential spokesman in a statement added that 94-year-old Mandela went to a hospital in Pretoria, the capital, on Saturday afternoon, without revealing any more details about the condition of the anti-apartheid leader.