Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's Brandfort house turned into a museum

2019-12-09 22:19

The construction of the Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Brandfort House Museum in Majwemasweu, Brandfort, the Free State, is complete, the national Department of Sports, Arts and Culture has announced.

Mam' Winnie Mandela: SA remembers struggle icon one year later

2019-04-02 16:22

South Africans remember struggle icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on the first anniversary of her death.

2018: The year South Africa lost giants of the nation

2018-12-31 11:30

As 2018 draws to a close, it will be remembered as the year that South Africa bid farewell to several of its A-list actors, singers, politicians, and most poignantly, the mother of the nation.

The resurrection of Winnie Mandela: 'You have always been a leader, and a brave sort of woman'

2018-11-12 09:26

You are a banned person and so you cannot stay in the city past a certain hour. Even if your husband has just been sentenced to life in prison, the petty rules are the petty rules.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela honoured with Freedom of City

2018-09-25 18:14

The City of Johannesburg has awarded the Freedom of the City to Mother of the Nation, the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.

Parliament pays tribute to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

2018-05-03 20:42

The EFF has reiterated its call for Cape Town International Airport to be renamed Nomzamo Winifred Madikizela-Mandela International Airport as MPs paid tribute to the former freedom fighter.

What white people didn't learn from Bantu education

2018-04-18 09:27

The past might not have been what we thought it was. The death of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has forced white South Africans to recognise that they too received "Bantu education", writes Howard Feldman.

Director of Winnie documentary believes her film has sparked important discussions

2018-04-16 20:15

Pascale Lamche, the director of the documentary about late struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, says her film has started necessary discussion around the demonisation and criminalisation of the struggle hero.

AS IT HAPPENED: Investigations into Winnie 'took place at behest of Tony Leon' - Mufamadi

2018-04-16 11:00

Former safety and security minister Sydney Mufamadi, in response to claims in a documentary that he was behind a probe into Winnie Madikizela-Mandela aimed at discrediting her, has reiterated it was Tony Leon who was behind the reopening of the investigation.

'I wouldn't do that' - Malema over assault claim at Winnie burial

2018-04-15 13:50

EFF leader Julius Malema has denied allegations that he was involved in an assault at the Fourways Memorial Park, where Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was buried.


Mama Winnie's Brandfort home finally set for revamp - Mthethwa

2019-04-24 20:54

After years of empty promises, government has moved to start processes to refurbish struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's Brandfort house in the Free State.

EFF's attempt to have Cape Town airport named after Madikizela-Mandela thwarted

2019-03-05 22:57

An attempt by the EFF to persuade the National Assembly to pass a resolution allowing for Cape Town International Airport to be renamed after struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela has been thwarted in the National Assembly.

You are a fraud, Mr Malema, says historian

2018-12-06 12:43

You are a con, Mr Malema, and the tragedy is that there are people who fall for your vile and populace drivel, writes Robin Binckes.

EFF, ANC remember Mama Winnie on her birthday

2018-09-26 15:15

Both the EFF and the ANC have sent out tributes in remembrance of the "Mother of the Nation" on her birthday.

Public participation meeting to be held over Cape Town International Airport name change

2018-06-04 07:21

Airports Company SA is expected to host a public participation meeting on Monday evening over a potential name change to the Cape Town International Airport.

Why the anti-apartheid narrative should include the untold stories of ordinary citizens

2018-04-24 07:46

In honouring Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's legacy, let’s commit ourselves to understanding how apartheid suffering continues to shape contemporary SA, write Friederike Bubenzer and Carolin Gomulia.

ANC 'intervenes' to prevent ex-ANCWL leaders from responding to Malema 'sellout' allegations

2018-04-17 12:18

The ANC says it decided to respond to allegations that members of the ANC Women's League sold Winnie Madikizela-Mandela out on the women's behalf because it says it would not be "appropriate" for the senior leaders to defend themselves.

Journalist Thandeka Gqubule plans to go to court to declassify Stratcom documents to clear her name

2018-04-16 17:54

Thandeka Gqubule, one of the journalists who Winnie Madikizela-Mandela accused of working for Stratcom, says she planned to apply to the High Court for the declassification of documents that will clear her name.

Winnie's funeral a missed opportunity

2018-04-16 08:40

When giving final send-offs to those who have been great among us we become so desperate to add our names to the history books that we desecrate the names of others, writes Ralph Mathekga.

Ma Winnie: Nothing left to shock us

2018-04-15 06:04

There will always be a serious temptation to explain Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in one way or the other. Either way we are dealing with a phenomenal person, writes Modidima Mannya.

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