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What Winnie Mandela meant to me

As Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is laid to rest, South Africans share how the anti-apartheid campaigner changed their lives - some in very personal ways. Nolwazi Duma"Winnie Mandela meant a lot to me, she was an inspiration to the nation and…

South Africa celebrates Winnie Mandela

Thousands of people have paid tribute to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at a memorial service in Soweto. The anti-apartheid campaigner and ex-wife of Nelson Mandela, South Africa's first black president, died on 2 April.Mourners, many clad in…

Zindzi Mandela

A childhood friend of Zindzi Mandela, the daughter of struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, was appalled to see the state of the house where she and the family had made many memories."The house is a shadow of its former self," said…