IN PICS: A defiant Madikizela-Mandela over the years

 
 
 
  • In this file photo taken on May 22, 1991 Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, was arrested for the second time that day while staging a protest in downtown Johannesburg calling for the release of detainees on hunger strike. (Trevor Samson, AFP)
  • In this file photo taken on February 11, 1990, anti-apartheid leader and African National Congress (ANC) member Nelson Mandela (C, L) and his wife Winnie raise fists upon Mandela's release from Victor Verster prison in Paarl. (Alexander Joe, AFP)
  • Winnie Madikizela–Mandela speaks with South African Archbishop and Honorary Elders Desmond Tutu during the memorial service of South African former president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg. (Alexander Joe, AFP)
  • Winnie Madikizela-Mandela attends the memorial service of South African former president Nelson Mandela at the FNB Stadium on December 10, 2013 in Johannesburg. (Alexander Joe, AFP)
  • Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at Nelson Mandela's 70th birthday held in Johannesburg on July 18, 1988. (Walter Dhladhla, AFP)
  • In this file photo taken on April 27, 1994 Winnie Madikizela-Mandela raises her fist as she arrives at a polling station in the east Johannesburg township of Katlehong to vote in South Africa's first elections by universal suffrage. (Harold Gess, AFP)
  • Winnie Madikazela-Mandela hands out election pamphlets on April 27, 1999 on behalf of the African National Congress during a walk-a-about. (AFP)
  • Winnie Madikizela-Mandela hugs former president Jacob Zuma and President Cyril Ramaphosa at the ANC NEC in December. (AFP)
  • President Cyril Ramaphosa attends the 80th birthday celebrations of Mrs Winnie Madikizela-Mandela held at Mount Nelson Hotel in Cape Town in 2016. (Elmond Jiyane, GCIS)
  • Winnie Madikizela-Mandela greets Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma at the ANC NEC in December. (AFP)
  • Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at the ANC NEC in December. (Felix Dlangamandla)
  • Winnie Madikizela-Mandela during a birthday celebration. (City Press)
  • Winnie Madikizela-Mandela with President Cyril Ramaphosa in Soweto when she registered to vote last month. (Mahlatse Mahlase, News24)
  • Winnie Madikizela-Mandela with President Cyril Ramaphosa in Soweto when she registered to vote last month. (Mahlatse Mahlase, News24)