Statement on Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, 13 September 2011

Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was admitted at the Johannesburg Hospital on Saturday as a result of a pain in her ankle. She was checked by doctors and subsequently she underwent a minor foot operation which was successful. She is currently recuperation well and she is under the doctors observation.

The ANC wishes her speedy recovery.

Issued by:

Jackson Mthembu

National Spokesperson

African National Congress

Chief Albert Luthuli House

Enquiries:

Keith Khoza 082 823 9672