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".

Zille: Sisulu symbolised all that is good in SA

2011-06-03 13:35

Albertina Sisulu symbolised "all that is strong and good" about South Africa, Democratic Alliance leader Helen Zille has said in a tribute.

Dignitaries visit Sisulu family home

2011-06-03 12:05

Numerous visitors, including Gauteng Premier Nomvula Mokonyane and former minister Valli Moosa, have paid their respects to the late Albertina Sisulu's family.

Dlodlo: Sisulu a source of support

2011-06-03 12:02

Albertina Sisulu was an enormous source of support and comfort to Umkhonto we Sizwe soldiers, says Deputy Public Service Minister Ayanda Dlodlo.

Zuma pays tribute to Albertina Sisulu

2011-06-03 09:28

President Jacob Zuma says Albertina Sisulu was "one of the foremost mothers of the nation and the last of the colossuses of the struggle for the liberation of SA".

Albertina Sisulu 'slumped in chair'

2011-06-03 07:20

One of Albertina Sisulu's sons says his mother suddenly slumped to one side while sitting watching the news as the family prepared supper.

Albertina Sisulu dies

2011-06-02 21:18

Struggle stalwart Albertina Sisulu has died, aged 92.

Angel steals Albertina Sisulu's heart

2010-10-22 09:53

A year-old baby named Angel, who was found in a stormwater pipe and recently received heart surgery, was an honorary guest at Albertina Sisulu's 92nd birthday party.

Sisulu opens home for kids

2009-10-21 18:05

Albertina Sisulu and Jordan's Princess Haya Al Hussein have opened a "care home" to house children who have undergone heart surgery at the Walter Sisulu Paediatric Cardiac Centre for Africa.


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".

Sisulu combined 'political and parental guidance'

2011-06-03 14:43

Albertina Sisulu combined political and parental guidance in her work against apartheid, the ANC has said in a tribute to one of the party's key members during the anti-apartheid struggle.

Max, Lindiwe Sisulu mourn their mother

2011-06-03 13:35

Speaker in Parliament Max Sisulu and Defence and Military Veterans Minister Lindiwe Sisulu have arrived at the home of their mother Albertina, to mourn as streams of visitors pay their tributes to her.

Sisulu a shining light, says Holomisa

2011-06-03 12:05

United Democratic Movement leader Bantu Holomisa has called Albertina Sisulu a "shining light in the struggle for liberation", in a tribute to her.

Mandela Foundation mourns Sisulu

2011-06-03 10:48

The Nelson Mandela Foundation says SA has lost a treasure and "an example of selflessness and service" with the death of Albertina Sisulu.

ANC mourns Albertina Sisulu

2011-06-03 08:40

The ANC says it is devastated by the death of struggle veteran Albertina Sisulu, and it remains indebted to her for her "wonderful political guidance and motherly love".

Albertina Sisulu never aimed for politics

2011-06-02 22:27

Albertina Sisulu, who has died in Johannesburg at the age of 92, had little interest in politics when she met Walter Sisulu, future secretary general of the ANC.

Albertina Sisulu casts her vote

2011-05-17 19:15

ANC stalwart Albertina Sisulu has voted in Linden, the ANC in Gauteng says.

Albertina Sisulu turns 92

2010-10-21 13:29

Anti-apartheid veteran and the widow of Walter Sisulu, Albertina Sisulu has turned 92.

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