Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Winnie Mandela: Life in pictures

A veteran of the anti-apartheid struggle, Winnie Mandela died at the age of 81.

Winnie Mandela: Life in pictures

South Africa

South Africa activist Winnie Mandela dies

Uncompromising opponent of apartheid maintained ties with Nelson Mandela despite their divorce in 1996.

South Africa

Who was South Africa's Winnie Mandela?

A look back at the life of anti-apartheid campaigner and ex-wife of former South African president Nelson Mandela.

Special series

I Knew Mandela

Who was the man behind the legend? We get an insight into Nelson Mandela's life through the eyes of people who knew him