Diplomatist Magazine Diplomatist April 2018 - Page 58

AFRICA DIARY REMEMBERING ANTI- APARTHEID CRUSADER WINNIE MANDELA The woman many South Africans have described as the "Mother of the Nation"has passed on. Winnie Madikizela Mandela, ex-wife of former South African President Nelson Mandela, was a warrior. She roared like a lion, she fought a big fi ght. With a fi erce mind and bold spirit, she personifi ed strength, resistance and an enduring essence of love for sovereignty. Her legacy will live on. We salute you, Mother Winnie Mandela! 56 • Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Diplomatist • Vol 6 • Issue 4 • April 2018, Noida