Death of Winnie Mandela on April 2nd 2018
France offers its sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of Winnie Madikizela Mandela.
We learned the passing of Winnie Madikizela Mandela, which took place on April 2nd in Johannesburg. France offers its sincere condolences to the family and loved ones of this major figure of the South African political scene.
On the year when South Africa celebrates Nelson Mandela’s centenary, France pays tribute to the memory of the one who embodied, alongside him, and with determination, the fight for equal civil rights and against the apartheid regime.
Vice-minister of Arts, Culture, Science and Technology after the first democratic elections in 1994, Winnie Madikizela Mandela held the office of Member of the South African Parliament for the African National Congress (ANC).