Falling in love with her all over again

2016-09-25 06:07

As the Mother of the Nation turns 80, the country is again enthralled by her beauty, her agelessness and her strong political stance, writes Mondli Makhanya.

Thank you SA: Sisulu family

2011-06-17 17:30

The Sisulu family has expressed gratitude for the support that carried them through the trying time following the death of their mother Albertina Sisulu.

Sisulu mourners get excited over Winnie

2011-06-11 20:37

As the SABC broadcast images of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at the funeral of Albertina Sisulu at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto mourners roared with excitement.

Mandela bids farewell to Sisulu

2011-06-11 12:47

Albertina Sisulu was a part of former President Nelson Mandela’s being, his wife Graca Michel has said on behalf of her husband at Sisulu’s funeral.

Sisulu service: Pretoria streets closed

2011-06-09 11:32

Motorists have been urged to avoid the Pretoria central business district as streets are closed off ahead of Albertina Sisulu's memorial service.

Unicef pays tribute to Sisulu

2011-06-06 16:55

The late Albertina Sisulu played a pivotal role in putting children's wellbeing at the top of the political agenda, says the United Nations Children's Fund.

'Dignified' funeral for Mama Sisulu

2011-06-05 22:23

The official funeral of ANC veteran Albertina Sisulu will take place at Orlando Stadium in Soweto on Saturday, the Presidency has announced.

Hamba kahle Ma Sisulu - parliament

2011-06-03 22:37

Parliament has expressed heartfelt condolences to the Sisulu family and said Albertina Sisulu had been an icon in her own right.

Zuma pays respects to Sisulu

2011-06-03 20:34

President Jacob Zuma has arrived at Albertina Sisulu's home to pay his respects to her family.

Mandelas saddened by Sisulu's death

2011-06-03 17:33

The Mandelas are indebted to Albertina Sisulu for her role in their family because she was "our mother, our grandmother and someone who gave us support and guidance".


Madonsela: Female leaders benefit society

2012-09-10 15:09

Women leaders are necessary for society to progress, says Public Protector Thuli Madonsela.

'Too painful' for Madiba to attend

2011-06-12 08:08

Former president Nelson Mandela did not attend the funeral for Albertina Sisulu; but his speech, read by his wife Graca Machel, set off a brief and thrilling rally among the crowd.

Sisulu synonymous with struggle - Zuma

2011-06-11 14:15

Albertina Sisulu’s name become synonymous with the struggle for freedom, justice, human rights and dignity, President Jacob Zuma said at her funeral.

Huge crowd at Albertina Sisulu’s funeral

2011-06-11 10:39

There is a large crowd of mourners at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto for ANC stalwart Albertina Sisulu’s funeral.

Mantashe: Sisulu a leader in her own right

2011-06-07 14:47

Late ANC stalwart Albertina Sisulu was a leader in her own right, not just the wife of Walter Sisulu, says ANC secretary general Gwede Mantashe.

Motsoaledi to lead delegation to Sisulu home

2011-06-06 13:16

Health Minister Aaron Motsoaledi will lead a delegation from the health fraternity to pay respects to the family of Albertina Sisulu who died last week.

Motlanthe pays respects to Sisulu

2011-06-04 16:00

Deputy President Kgalema Motlanthe has visited Albertina Sisulu's Linden, Johannesburg home to pay respects to her family, it has been reported.

National days of mourning for Sisulu

2011-06-03 22:37

The presidency says national days of mourning have been declared from Saturday until the funeral of struggle stalwart Albertina Sisulu.

Sisulu a special gift from God - Tutu

2011-06-03 19:21

South Africans should thank God for Albertina Sisulu, Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu says in response to news of her death.

Special funeral for Sisulu

2011-06-03 16:04

The presidency has announced that Albertina Sisulu will be given a national official special funeral and that a team "is sorting out the logistics".

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