Thabo Mbeki’s mum admitted to hospital

2014-06-05 13:45

The ANC in the Eastern Cape has wished former president Thabo Mbeki’s 98-year-old mother Epainette a speedy recovery after she was admitted to hospital.

“Mrs Epainette Mbeki was admitted to an East London hospital after she complained about shortness of breath,” provincial secretary Lubabalo Mabuyane said today.

The ANC said it was because of the sacrifices that people like Epainette Mbeki made that the country was free.

“It is important that in times like these, we support our heroes and heroines with prayer and well wishes.

“It is important that she fully recovers from this sickness because our society still needs people like her,” Mabuyane said.

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