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South African Activist, Winnie Mandela, Dies At 81

Sources report that Winnie Mandela, civil rights activist and wife of the late Nelson Mandela, has died at 81.

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Sources report that Winnie Mandela, the South African Civil Rights Activist and wife of the late, Nelson Mandela, has passed away at the age of 81. The family confirmed the information to CNN Monday.

As we get more information, we will share. We send our condolences to Mandela family and the South African community.



Madame Mandela transitioned peacefully Monday morning, as told by family. She reportedly passed away after battling a long time illness.