Photos: Cartoonists celebrate Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Anti-Apartheid activist and former wife of Nelson Mandela, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, is the subject of wide media coverage after she died on April 2 aged 81.

The South African government through President Cyril Ramaphosa, has announced that she will get a state burial slated for April 14, a memorial on April 10 will precede the burial rites.

As journalists continue to pour out pieces on the woman touted as ‘Mother of the Nation,’ cartoonists do not want to be left out. A number of them across the continent have given their artistic take on the exit of Winnie.

Below are samples of the art we here at Africa Sahara have compiled.




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