Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

We never betrayed Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

I write on behalf of the women accused of betraying comrade Winnie Madikizela-Mandela during her tenure as president of the ANC Women's League.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

CT International Airport will be renamed, says minister

CAPE TOWN - Major upgrades are on the cards for the country’s main airports over the next three years to the tune of almost R11 billion.<p>Airports …

Cape Town

Political Party Looking for 'Shortcut' to Remove Cape Town Mayor?

Embattled Cape Town Mayor Patricia De Lille has slammed official South African opposition party the Democratic Alliance for wanting "to get rid" of …

Cape Town

Four Struggle icon names for Cape Town International Airport

Ishmael Mnisi, Transport Minister Blade Nzimande’s spokesperson, said the department had received proposals for the renaming...

Cape Town

Apr 20, 2018: Winnie Mandela and the Ending of Apartheid at Africana Studies and Research Center

Screening of the documentary "Winnie “Followed by a Panel Discussion chaired by Carole Boyce DaviesWith Panelists: Locksley Edmondson, …

Nelson Mandela

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• Politics<p>Apr 19<p>All the colors of jam<p>Naledi Yaziyo<p>I had told many half-truths before, but those little lies were cute compared to this, the first time …

South Africa

What must South Africa do, now that Mama is gone?

Born Nomzamo Winifred Zanyiwe Madikizela; 26 September 1936 – 2 April 2018, Mama as also known as Winnie Mandela. Her life’s story is riddled with …

Africa

Zulu King's #WinnieMandela condolence gift in spotlight

Durban - Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini’s gift of four cows to honour the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela did not sit well with some of his …

Durban

Unholy fight over bishop's support for Jacob Zuma

The National Interfaith Council of South Africa (Nicsa) has distanced itself from remarks made by its KwaZulu-Natal senior religious leader who …

South Africa

What prevented former Indian PMs from going to Israel, asks Modi

Last July, Narendra Modi walked down a stairway in Tel-Aviv's Ben Gurion airport, where Benjamin Netanyahu stood waiting to embrace him. Clad in an …

India

BBC Blogs - About the BBC - BBC iPlayer Highlights 21-27 April

BBC iPlayer Highlights 21-27 April<p>Richard BellPublicist, Digital Communications<p>Tagged with:<p>iPlayer<p>Comments<p><i>A quick round up of what's new this week on BBC iPlayer, programmes that are about to become unavailable, plus some hidden gems you might have missed.</i><p><i>The Woman in White</i><p><b>BBC ONE</b><p><i>The Woman in White</i> …

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

The Future of Nigerian President Buhari - Straight Talk Africa

A discussion on Nigeria politics. Nigerian President M. Buhari says he will seek his party's presidential ticket in 2019. Meanwhile, the White House …

Africa

"I Will Never Be Fired": Pro-Terror Muslim Prof Calls Barbara Bush a "Racist"

As Michelle Obama likes to say, When they go low, we go higher. Here's another example of how high her movement goes.<p>A Fresno State professor called …

War Crimes

Reflecting on Winnie, reflecting on South Africa

The Winnie Madikizela-Mandela family with President Cyril Ramaphosa during her funeral at Orlando stadium in Soweto on April 14, 2018. Photo: GCIS<p>We …

South Africa

Envisioning Noami Campbell's Vogue Africa

Many international celebrities love to visit our beautiful continent on vacation and are also very quick to be ‘the face of’ campaigns for African …

Lifestyle (South Africa)

President Ramaphosa calls for calm in the North West Province as he returns early from London

Bloomberg Studio, London<p>President Ramaphosa attends a working lunch with Senior International Investors and Business Leaders<p>Commonwealth Heads of …

Cyril Ramaphosa

WATCH: Jussie Smollet's Nelson & Winnie Mandela inspired video

American actor and singer Jussie Smollet finally dropped the music video for his hit track 'Hurt People' from his debut album Sum of My …

South Africa

From air-raid shelter to concert hall, PM Modi's speech venue in London has a rich history

The Central Hall Westminster in London, the venue of Prime Minister Narendra Modi's address to the world today, boasts of a rich history. It has …

India

Tumi Morake is 'angry' for leaving Jacaranda in the wake of Ma Winnie's death

Tumi Morake has explained how Mama Winnie’s death has left her angry at herself for quitting her radio gig at Jacaranda FM because she knew there …

South Africa

Winnie Madikizela Mandela Bore The Scars Of Battle, Helped Heal A Nation.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Winnie Madikizela Mandela has been laid to rest and honored at a state funeral in South Africa. To many, she was loved as the …

South Africa

What Was Said During the Funeral of #WinnieMadikizelaMandela

The funeral for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela saw speeches from Economic Freedom Fighters leader Julius Malema, Congolese leader Denis Sassou Nguesso, …

South Africa

Behind the News: Winnie Mandela; Colombian Election

Sean Jacobs, founder of <i>Africa Is A Country</i>, joins Doug to discuss Winnie Mandela’s legacy. Then, Forrest Hylton talks about Colombian politics in the …

Left-wing Politics

How Winnie Mandela taught African women to rewrite their narrative

A black woman is the easiest person to condemn, or dehumanise and the othering of women of colour happens all too often in society and in the media. …

South Africa

Emotional Zonke doing it for mother of nation

Eastern Cape music sensation Zonke, who sang her much-loved Viva at Winnie Mandela’s funeral at the weekend, said she wanted to sing the mother of …

Music Videos

ANC calls for restraint over #Winnie allegations

Johannesburg - The ANC has moved to block some of its senior leaders from setting the record straight as the debate over the legacy of late Struggle …

South Africa

10 responses to #JuliusMalemaChallenge

Malema's 'Give me a signal, Mama' phrase was applauded and used widely as a challenge on social media. He spoke at Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's …

Social Media

Catholic leaders: Winnie Mandela was a friend to South Africa’s poor

CAPE TOWN, South Africa — Anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela was always a friend to South Africa’s poor, said church leaders who took …

South Africa

Tony Leon was kind of a nobody in 1994

In the immediate aftermath of Sydney Mufamadi’s revelation that former DA leader Tony Leon was the person who requested a reopening of the …

South Africa

Tony Leon was just doing his job, says his spokesperson

Tony Leon was just doing his job, says former DA chief whip Douglas Gibson, speaking on Leon’s behalf.<p>He spoke to The Citizen on Monday in response …

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

'Time not right to discuss why 11 ANCWL members left in #WinnieMandela's tenure'

ANC Deputy Secretary General Jessie Duarte says allegations that they resigned because they did not want to be led by a criminal are unfounded.

South African Politics