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Huge crowds turn out for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s funeral

Story from: South Africa | The Guardian

Tens of thousands attend emotional service for veteran anti-apartheid activist

Tens of thousands of South Africans have filled a stadium in Soweto for the funeral service of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, a heroine of the anti-apartheid struggle in South Africa but also one of its most controversial figures.

Shouts of “Long live Comrade Winnie�, “the struggle continues� and “power to the people� rang out around the stadium on Saturday throughout a powerful and emotional service to the activist, politician and former wife of Nelson Mandela.

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