Friday 19 October 2018

In pictures: South Africa says farewell to Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

The former wife of the late Nelson Mandela died aged 81 on April 2.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's coffin arrives at her funeral service at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto, South Africa (AP)
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's coffin arrives at her funeral service at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto, South Africa (AP)

By Associated Press Reporters

Thousands of mourners packed the 40,000-seat Orlando Stadium in Soweto for the funeral service for anti-apartheid activist Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who died on April 2 aged 81.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s coffin arrives at the Orlando Stadium in Soweto (Themba Hadebe/AP)

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South Africa Madikizela-Mandela Funeral
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South Africa Madikizela-Mandela Funeral
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South Africa Madikizela-Mandela Funeral
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South Africa Madikizela-Mandela
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Ms Madikizela-Mandela died April 2, 2018, at the age of 81 (AP)
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Leader of the Economic Freedom Fighters Julius Malema pays tribute (AP)
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South Africa Madikizela-Mandela Funeral
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South Africa Madikizela-Mandela Funeral

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