Mama Winnie Mandela in Traditional Xhosa umbhaco at some point it was a crime in S.A to dress like this.

Mama Winnie Mandela in Traditional Xhosa umbhaco at some point it was a crime in S.A to dress like this.

Mandela, then acting as a defense lawyer, outside the Drill Hall during the Treason Trial, the first major trial for treason in Johannesburg, South Africa. 1961. Photograph by Ian Berry/Magnum.

Nelson Mandela: A Life in Photographs

Mandela - then a defense lawyer - outside the Drill Hall during the Treason Trial; the first major trial for treason in Johannesburg, South Africa in Photograph: Ian Berry

Johannesburg, South Africa - Nelson and Winnie Mandela's daughters, Zenani (Zeni) and Zindziswa (Zindzi)

Johannesburg, South Africa - Nelson and Winnie Mandela's daughters, Zenani (Zeni) and Zindziswa (Zindzi)

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela guilty of fraud and theft

Winnie Mandela raises her fist in a black power salute on July 17, 1988, as she announces that a massive pop concert will be held to mark the 70th birthday of her jailed husband. As Mandela languished in prison, the international community tightened the sanctions first imposed on South Africa's apartheid regime in 1967. In 1990, President FW de Klerk lifted the ban on the ANC.

Nelson Mandela: A revolutionary's life

Winnie Mandela raises her fist in a black power salute after announcing that a massive pop concert will be held to mark the birthday of her husband, jailed black nationalist leader Nelson Mandela on July (Wendy Schwegmann / Reuters)

Throwback Thursday: Nelson Mandela and Winnie Mandela + Long Sleeved Wedding Dresses - Munaluchi Bridal Magazine

Filled with tender moments and controversy, Nelson and Winnie’s marriage did not last, but we still reflect on their diligent work in the fight for freedom.

outside of a meeting held to call on apartheid regime to stop harassing winnie mandela, 1986 #InternationalWomensDay

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“outside of a meeting held to call on apartheid regime to stop harassing winnie mandela, 1986

If Madiba could forgive, the world should forgive Winnie Mandela, she was only human considering what she went through. She did what many would have done.

If Madiba could forgive, the world should forgive Winnie Mandela, she was only human considering what she went through.

Winnie Mandela stands by a portrait of her then husband in their Soweto home, 1985.

Winnie Mandela defies her ban orders not to return to her home and the picture of her husband Nelson Mandela a former President of South Africa and.

Nelson Mandela 1918-2013. Showing Winnie Mandela with her Grandson

Nelson Mandela Showing Winnie Mandela with her Grandson

Helen Suzman with Winnie Mandela on 8 August 1986

The BBC's Peter Biles reflects on the life of Helen Suzman, the South African lawmaker who spoke out against apartheid.

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