Nelson Mandela hospitalized, global well-wishes flood the web
When news broke that Nelson Mandela stayed overnight in a South African hospital, an intense outpouring of interest and media attention followed. The current president, Jacob Zuma, asked the media to not push for information and Mandela's office released a short statement saying only that he was in "no danger and in good spirits." Still people around the world worried about the health of the 92-year-old anti-apartheid icon. Well-wishes poured out on Twitter.
Here is hoping Madiba is out of the hospital soon. Lack of news is worrying #mandela
Nelson #Mandela is hospitalized for tests, and the world's thoughts & prayers wing their way to South Africa.
a moment in the madness to pause and send Best Wishes to Nelson Mandela _ Stay Well Mandiba _ the whole world still needs you!!
Prayers for Nelson Mandela...
"There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered." - Nelson Mandela
| January 27, 2011; 11:03 AM ET
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