Special Funeral for South African Struggle Icon #WinnieMandela
President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced a special funeral will be held for late 81-year-old struggle veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. A memorial service will be held at Regina Mundi Church in Rockville, Soweto with her funeral service to be held at Orlando Stadium three days later. Ma Winnie, as she was affectionately known, will be buried at the same cemetery as her great-granddaughter in Fourways, her family has said.
Govt of SA, 3 April 2018
President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared that the late Mam' Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela-Mandela - a recipient of the Order of Luthuli in silver for her "excellent contribution to the… Read more »
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- 4 April 2018
President Cyril Ramaphosa declared a special official funeral for the late struggle icon. The late Ma' Winnie Madikizela Mandela's memorial service ... see more »
South Africa: Madikizela-Mandela to Be Buried in Fourways - Family
News24Wire, 3 April 2018
ANC struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela Mandela will be buried in Fourways, Themba Matanzima said on behalf of the family on Tuesday. Read more »
News24Wire, 4 April 2018
Struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela will be buried at the same cemetery as her great-granddaughter, Zenani Zanethemba Nomasonto Mandela. Read more »
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela (file photo).
Condolences for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's family have poured in from across the continent, with Nigerian leader Muhammadu Buhari describing the struggle stalwart's passing as "a ... Read more »
South Africa has lost a mother, a leader and an icon, President Cyril Ramaphosa said during his official announcement of the death of struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on ... Read more »