Happy birthday Mama Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
Struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela -Mandela is turning 80 today. Following a month-long celebration – Mama Winnie is expected to celebrate her special day in Orlando West Soweto today.
.On her birthday – Madikizela- Mandela usually invites neighbours and friends to enjoy the day with her.
President Jacob Zuma wished Mam – Winnie a happy 80th, saying she dedicated her adult life to the struggle for liberation and sacrificed life’s comforts, flying the flag for freedom and fighting repression, injustice and inequality valiantly and courageously.
Here is how some wished Mama well:
— Zindzi Mandela (@ZindziMandela) September 26, 2016
happy 80th birthday mama Winnie Mandela.Forever a people’s leader, beautiful & young in spirit. pic.twitter.com/WTY5gN4odh
— Phumzile Mlambo (@phumzileunwomen) September 16, 2016
We wish uMama Winnie Madikizela Mandela a happy 80th birthday. Thank you for your contribution in fighting for the freedoms we enjoy today. pic.twitter.com/rFiRwLzhZC
— Min. Nathi Mthethwa (@NathiMthethwaSA) September 26, 2016
UDM leader Bantu Holomisa also wished Mama Winnie a happy Birthday.