Battle for Qunu

2017-11-12 06:01

Qunu’s chief says Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has no claim to the land on which Nelson Mandela’s grave is located. The matter heads to court this week.

Winnie’s contested life

2017-08-13 06:07

Award-winning feminist academic Pumla Dineo Gqola has released a new book of autobiographical essays ‘on power, pleasure and SA culture’. In this extract, she considers how Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s narrative has been constructed.

Winnie’s house is a sex den

2017-06-11 06:05

The Brandfort house to which the struggle icon was banished in 1977 is now a dump where used condoms and dagga butts cover the floors.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in good spirits after hospital admission

2017-03-11 22:48

Struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is in good spirits, despite still being in hospital, her spokesperson Victor Dlamini has told News24.

Tussle over Madiba’s gravesite

2017-02-19 06:00

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has threatened to stop the Nelson Mandela Foundation and the Eastern Cape provincial government’s plans to open the former statesman’s grave to tourists.

Winnie's nephew in court for allegedly stealing birthday cash

2016-10-07 20:07

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's nephew has been denied bail in the Orlando Magistrate’s Court after allegedly stealing from the ANC stalwart, police have said.

Bury Winnie next to Nelson Mandela, says jailed king

2016-09-27 10:35

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela should be laid to rest next to former President Nelson Mandela when she dies, jailed Abathembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo says.

WATCH: Mama Winnie celebrates 80th with ANCWL

Members of the ANCWL gathered in Soweto to celebrate struggle veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela and to swear in new members.

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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.

Differences aside to celebrate Ma Winnie

2016-09-18 08:24

This week political frenemies gathered to celebrate Mam' Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's 80th birthday.


Women have always been leaders

2017-08-13 06:07

To question SA’s readiness for a female leader is to be ignorant of the role women have played in shaping this country, writes Lindiwe Sisulu.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela denies claims she approved Mandela book

2017-07-26 20:32

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has denied claims that she approved the publication of a controversial book describing former president Nelson Mandela's last days.

Mama Winnie watches the musical she inspired

2017-04-02 08:58

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela attended a performance of Sarafina!, a musical she inspired while cooking in her kitchen in Orlando.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela 'fine' after hospital admission

2017-03-10 08:33

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela is "fine", but it is unclear when she will be discharged from hospital after being admitted for observation, her spokesperson says.

My brother wants to get out of jail - Winnie’s nephew

2016-10-13 18:03

Struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s nephew has been emotional since his arrest on a charge of theft and wants to be released from jail, his brother says.

Winnie robbed of R83000 birthday gift money

2016-09-29 23:28

Struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has opened a case of theft after discovering her R83 000 birthday cash gift had gone missing.

Women have the power to fix SA - Madikizela Mandela

2016-09-26 20:42

Women have the power to fix South Africa, says struggle veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

We are grateful for the gift of Winnie's life - Zuma

2016-09-26 10:26

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s resilience in the face of the brutal onslaught by the apartheid regime is a reminder that the country’s freedom was never free, President Jacob Zuma has said on her 80th birthday.

ANC needs whole new leadership - Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

2016-09-22 16:17

The ANC needs a complete overhaul of its leadership, ANC veteran Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has told journalists.

Qunu home is Winnie's customary right - court papers

2016-08-23 21:46

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s right to the late Nelson Mandela’s homestead is as not a common law right but a customary law right, according to court papers.

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