Social networking sites have been flooded with messages from all over the world, wishing former president Nelson Mandela a speedy recovery. Here is a selection of posts.
Thoughts with Madiba and his family today. 92 or not, pllleeease get better soon.
Hey Mandela, don’t die buddy!
Love you tata Madiba I wish him a speedy recovery
Thoughts and prayers tonight with the Father of the Nation, Madiba.
Cope press release
As a great South African icon and a symbol of the vision and aspirations of the post-apartheid South Africa, we celebrate the exemplary life and extraordinary legacy of Madiba along with South Africans and people across the world.
ANC Youth League
Best wishes Tat’u Madiba, the youth of the ANC, South Africa and the entire world love you President Nelson Mandela.
Going to say a special prayer tonight! Hope tomorrow brings good news
For how long should he live? No Tata, you cant go now, please be okay, your children are praying for you.
Madiba I will miss you if you go. I understand that even great souls have to return home...
Get well soon Nelson Mandela we love you, Rainbow Nation needs you. Get well soon Tata Madiba
Gavin Van der Nest
Thinking of you Madiba. Stay strong Tata!