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Books on the life of Winnie Nomzamo Winifred Zanyiwe Madikizela


By Zuko Komisa

As we remember Nomzamo Winifred Zanyiwe Madikizela we remember her fearless, courage and compassion for the people of this country. Her resilience in the face of the most brutal regime that took her husband away tortured her and killed many innocent people.

Essential Reading on the Life of Nomzamo Winifred Zanyiwe Madikizela

The Cry of Winnie Mandela

This book explores an ongoing tale of triumphs and tragedies of Nomzamo Winifred Zanyiwe Madikizela, In the Cry of Winnie Mandela, a novel first released in 2003 by Njabulo S. Ndebele focuses on four women including Winnie Nomzamo Mandela at a specific period in the history of southern Africa who spent time waiting for their men to return.

Winnie Mandela, a Life

This biography reveals the enigma that is Winnie Mandela, by exploring both her personal and political life showing a rare glimpse into Winnie’s strict yet happy rural upbringing.


Winnie Mandela: the Life of struggle

This book follows the life of the woman who married a prominent leader for racial equality in South Africa and then became an activist during one of South African’s darkest hours.


491 Days: Prisoner Number 1323/69 – Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s

The Nelson Mandela Centre of Memory and Swati Dlamini, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela shares extracts from her 491-day prison journal, as well as snippets of correspondence between herself and affected parties at the time, including Nelson Mandela, who by then had been in prison for nearly seven years.

Documentaries on Mam Winnie Mandela on Youtube

The Real Story of Winnie & Nelson Mandela

Faces Of Africa – Winnie Mandela: Black Saint or Sinner – Part 1