Monday, April 2, 2018

In Memoriam: Winnie Mandela

South African Anti-Apartheid Stalwart Dies at 81

by Rachel Elbaum and Reuters

South Africa's Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, an anti-apartheid stalwart and the wife of Nelson Mandela when he was imprisoned on Robben Island, died on Monday, the Mandela family said in a statement. She was 81.

She died in Johannesburg after a long illness, for which she had been in and out of the hospital since the start of the year.

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Source: NBC News

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