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    27-Apr-2018 to 10:50

    With the passing of Adebayo Adedeji, Africa has lost an icon – ECA

    APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The entire staff of the UN Economic Commission for Africa (ECA) this week mourns the passing of the institution’s longest-serving Executive Secretary, Professor Adebayo Adedeji, who passed away on 25 April 2018.

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    12-Apr-2018 to 07:10

    Int’l dignitaries to pay homage to Madikizela-Mandela

    APA-Soweto (South Africa) — Several international dignitaries are expected to attend the funeral of late South African anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in Johannesburg on Saturday, APA learnt here.

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    12-Apr-2018 to 06:24

    Swazis remember Winnie Mandela

    APA-Manzini (Swaziland) — Thousands of Swazis braved rainy weather on Wednesday to attend a memorial service for late South Africa’s apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela that was held in Manzini.

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    11-Apr-2018 to 12:19

    S/Africa: World envoys pay tribute to Madikizela-Mandela

    APA-Soweto (South Africa) — South Africa’s freedom fighter, Winnie Madikizile-Mandela, was not only the country’s icon but an international one as well, well- known around the world for her indomitable fighting spirit, foreign envoys have said during a visit to her Soweto home.

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    05-Apr-2018 to 07:55

    Graca Machel pays tribute to “big sister” Madikizela-Mandela

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Former South African president Nelson Mandela's wife, Graca Machel, has expressed her sadness on the passing of struggle stalwart Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at the weekend.

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    04-Apr-2018 to 07:26

    S/Africa: Report Winnie Mandela story accurately – Minister

    APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African Communications Minister Nomvula Mokonyane has urged both local and foreign media to report the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s story with accuracy, sensitivity, historical facts and respect for her family as well as fellow compatriots.

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    03-Apr-2018 to 09:53

    S/Africa announces state funeral for Winnie Mandela

    APA-Soweto (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has announced that fallen anti-apartheid icon Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, who died on Monday, will be accorded a state funeral on 14 April.

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