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Dec 8, 2012 11:47 AM by Matt Stafford

Nelson Mandela admitted to hospital

JOHANNESBURG (AP) - South African President Jacob Zuma says that former President Nelson Mandela has been admitted to hospital in Pretoria to undergo tests.

Zuma issued a statement Saturday saying that Mandela is "doing well and there is no cause for alarm."

Mandela, 94, is in frail health and has not made public appearances for a few years.

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