SOWETO- Members of the public, mourners, Mandela’s family and political figures gathered to remember and celebrate struggle icon Winnie Madikizela Mandela.
The memorial service was held in Orlando Stadium Soweto, as thousands showed up to pay their respects.
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IFP leader Mangosuthu Buthelezi arrives at Orlando Stadium, in Soweto, on Wednesday, for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s memorial service. (GCIS)
Members of the public are seen singing at Orlando Stadium during the memorial service. (GCIS)
Members of the Mandela family arrive for the memorial service. (GCIS)
Grandson Ndaba Mandela at the memorial service. (GCIS)
Mourners at the the memorial service. (GCIS)
Winnie’s daughter Zindziswa Mandela. (GCIS)
Former president Nelson Mandela’s widow Graça Machel. Businessman and politician Tokyo Sexwale is seated behind her. (GCIS)
Deputy President David Mabuza with Zenani and Zindziswa Mandela at the memorial service. (GCIS)
Meanwhile, EFF celebrated Madikizela-Mandela’s life in Brandfort, Free State. Cape Town Mayor Patricia de Lille was also at the event. (Amanda Khoza, News24)
EFF leader Julius Malema hugged by Cape Town Mayer Patricia de Lille. (Supplied/EFF)
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