Madikizela-Mandela's name top of the list for Cape Town International Airport name change – ANC

2019-03-07 22:34

Struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's name is number one on the list of names being considered for the renaming of Cape Town International Airport, says ANC NEC member Nocawe Mafu.

William Nicol Drive to be renamed to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Drive - here are other female struggle stalwarts honoured in the same way

2018-10-03 13:53

The internet is abuzz following the announcement that William Nicol Drive will change to Mam' Winnie's name. Here are other great women who have been honoured with prominent roads named after them.


2018-08-06 16:50

Zoleka Mandela has revealed in a series of Instagram posts that she is having a difficult time coming to terms with her grandmother’s passing.

WATCH: Emotions run high at public meeting on CT International Airport renaming

2018-06-04 21:54

Tempers have flared during a public meeting regarding the renaming of Cape Town International Airport.

Feud over Winnie's legacy

2018-05-06 06:00

Madikizela-Mandela’s grandson says struggle veteran must prove she put him in charge of her legacy project.

South Africans, are you like the rest of us?

2018-04-22 06:01

The death of an iconic figure and how she or he is subjected to public assessment and national soul-searching says much about the character of a society, writes John H. Stanfield II.

The politics of grief

2018-04-18 08:11

When you lose someone you love, it is as if your emotional skin is torn off and therefore the insults do so much more damage, writes Melanie Verwoerd.

Winnie's death captured by populist politics

2018-04-17 08:26

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela gave full meaning to the expression "magnetic personality". If you met her once, you would never forget her, writes Max du Preez.

'TRC hearing failed to find the truth'

2018-04-15 06:04

Since Winnie Madikizela-Mandela passed on the murder of Moeketsi ‘Stompie’ Seipei has come to the fore once more. City Press today republishes an article by Malegapuru Makgoba.

Winnie’s legacy in limbo

2018-04-15 06:02

Two legacy projects in the Eastern Cape for struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela remain in limbo – just like the proposed Brandfort Museum in Free State.


Truth, Lies and Alibis: 'The truth is rarely pure and never simple'

2018-10-08 15:51

The motive of this book was to try to tease out the buried, hidden facts, after I had stumbled in this case – and in my reporting elsewhere – on stories in which the truth, to quote Oscar Wilde, was rarely pure and never simple.

William Nicol Drive to be renamed after Mama Winnie

2018-10-02 21:58

William Nicol Drive has been earmarked to be renamed Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Drive.

Cape Town International Airport must be renamed after Chris Hani - SACP

2018-06-06 20:16

The South African Communist Party says Cape Town International Airport should be renamed after late struggle icon Chris Hani.

Mama Winnie sends De Lille a signal, as EFF invites her into the fold

2018-05-11 15:49

Patricia de Lille says she knows she is going to win her court application over her mayorship after Winnie-Madikizela Mandela sent her a signal.

Joburg council initiates process to honour Mama Winnie

2018-04-26 17:46

The Johannesburg City Council has started a process to determine an appropriate manner through which to honour Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

Madikizela-Mandela 'had no direct evidence' that journalists were spies

2018-04-18 16:18

TRC transcripts have revealed that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela admitted that she had "no direct evidence" that any journalist worked for the apartheid government's Stratcom.

Dumisa Ntsebeza accuses Winnie documentary maker of having 'no regard for our people'

2018-04-17 15:47

Advocate Dumisa Ntsebeza has lashed out at the director of the documentary on late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, saying that she has "no regard for our people".

'Tony Leon was just doing his job' – DA veteran defends former leader's calls for Winnie probe

2018-04-16 22:43

DA veteran Douglas Gibson says calls for the reopening of a murder investigation against Winnie Madikizela-Mandela by former party leader Tony Leon were part of efforts remedy problems related to crime investigations and prosecution during apartheid.

We can be simultaneously flawed and adored

2018-04-15 06:04

City Press recently published a piece by its editor Mondli Makhanya – “We must not want to be Winnie”. In it, Makhanya aimed to highlight the complexities of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela – saint to some, sinner to others, writes Rhode Marshall.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's funeral rift

2018-04-15 06:02

Her family was against an ANC speaker, but let Fikile Mbalula give a speech. He said he was representing the ANCYL, much to the league’s displeasure.

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