Nightly News   |  June 25, 2013

Crowds grow as Mandela vigil continues

Police have drawn a larger perimeter around the hospital as more people arrive to hold vigil for former South African president Nelson Mandela, who remains in critical condition. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> tonight in south africa the vigil continues for nelson mandela , the crowds have been growing outside the hospital where he's been receiving care for 18 days now, with the crowds come an increase police presence. they've drawn a larger perimeter around the hospital. mandela remains in critical position officially, members of his extended family gathered at his home, following an urgent call from his children, the details of the meeting were not publicly disclosed tonight.