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Partners of 
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Partners of 
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Dali Mpofo

Alleged Romance

alleged romance from circa 1990

MK Malefane

Relationship

relationship began circa 1981

Nelson Mandela

Divorced

2 children together

married Jun 1958
divorce 19 Jun 1996

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela
Bio Details

Full name

Nomzamo Winifred Zanylwe Mandela

Maiden name

Winnie Madikizela

Also known as

Mother Of The Nation

Winnie Mandela

Gender

Female

Age

80

Date of birth

Saturday 26 Sep 1936

Birth place

Mbongweni, Transkei, Eastern Cape, South Africa

Occupations

Social Worker

Political Activist (1962)

Politician ANC's National Executive Committee (1991 - 1992)

President of ANC's Women's League (1993 - 2003)

Deputy Government Minister (1994 - 1996)

First Lady of South Africa (1994 - 1996)

Education

Shawbury Highschool, South Africa

Jan Hofmeyr School of Social Work, Joannesburg, South Africa (1953 - 1955)

Loss of Liberty.

Alongside her husband's prison sentence, Winnie Mandela, as a political activist, also suffered restrictions on her liberty during the apartheid years.  She was regularly imprisoned and banished from specific areas of South Africa and in 1969 was detained in solitary confinement for 17 months.

Convicted of Fraud

In 2003 Winnie Mandela was found guilty on 43 counts of fraud and 25 of theft and sentenced to 5 years in prison.  The conviction for theft was later overturned but the one for fraud upheld in appeal.  Her sentence was reduced and suspended.

Found Guilty of Kidnapping

Winnie Mandela was found guilty of the kidnapping and accessory to the assault of a 14 year old boy suspected of working with the apartheid regime in the early 1990s.  Her 6 year prison sentence was reduced to 2 years and suspended after appeal.
Former Wife of Nelson Mandela
Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Nomzamo Winifred Zanylwe Mandela

Age

80

Born

Saturday 26 Sep 1936

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Partner(s) Other Children

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Children

Zenani Mandela-Dlamini

born 1959, age 58
with Nelson Mandela

Zindzi Mandela

born 1960, age 56 (approx.)
with Nelson Mandela

Trivia

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela Family

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's parents:

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's father is Columbus Madikizela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's mother was Gertrude Madikizela


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's children:

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's daughter is Zenani Mandela-Dlamini Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's daughter is Zindzi Mandela


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's former partners:

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's former husband was Nelson Mandela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela allegedly had a romance with Dali Mpofo Winnie Madikizela-Mandela had a relationship with MK Malefane


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandparents:

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandfather was Mazingi Madikizela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandmother was Seyina Madikizela


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandchildren:

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandson is Zaziwe Dlamini-Manaway Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's granddaughter is Zamaswazi Dlamini Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandson is Zinhle Dlamini Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandson is Zozuko Dlamini Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's granddaughter is Zoleka Mandela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandson is Zondwa Mandela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandson is Bambatha Mandela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's grandson is Zwelabo Mandela-Hlongwane


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great grandchildren:

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great grandson is Ziyanda Manaway Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great granddaughter is Zipokhazi Manaway Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great grandson is Zen Manaway Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great granddaughter is Zamakhosi Obiri Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great granddaughter was Zenani Mandela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great grandson is Zwelami Mandela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great grandson was Zenewe Mandela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great granddaughter is Zazi Mandela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's great grandson is Ziwelene Mandela


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's in laws:

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's son in law is Molapo Motlhajwa


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's former in laws:

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's former father in law was Gadla Mphakanyiswa Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's former mother in law was Nosekeni Mandela Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's former son in law is Thumbumuzi Dlamini Winnie Madikizela-Mandela's former son in law is Zweli Hlongwane


Winnie Madikizela-Mandela FameChain Links

First Ladies of South Africa

1994 - 1996

Other people in this association:

Graca Machel 1998 - 1999

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