SA mourns Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

ANC struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has died at the age of 81. The liberation struggle leader’s family announced the news through a statement posted on social media.

The news saw an outpouring of tributes, messages of condolences, celebration and mourning for the life of the powerful and phenomenal freedom fighter on social media.

Here’s a look at a few of the messages.

RIP Mama… ?????

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‪Lala ngoxolo qhawe lama qhawe #MamaNomzamo #WinnieMandela ‬

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The reason why I had to be the woman that I am today #MyInspiration #Mama♥️

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Our heartfelt condolences to her family, friends and the nation. May her beautiful soul rest in eternal peace.