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ANC Leadership To Meet Ahead Of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela’s Funeral Service

Johannesburg: The leadership of the African National Congress (ANC) is expected to accompany  the body of a fallen struggle Stalwarts Winnie Madikizela-Mandela ahead of an official funeral services.

Winnie died last week on Monday at the Milpark Hospital shortly after a long battle with kidney failure.

The 81-year-old struggle icon had been in an out of hospital since the beginning of the year.

Following allegations of her involvement on the death of Stompie Seipei was a teenage activist for United Democratic Front (UDF) from Parys in Free State.

It is understood that he and three other boys were kidnapped on 29 December 1988 by members of Winnie Mandela’s bodyguards, known as the Mandela United Football Club.

Moeketsi was murdered on 1 January 1989, the only one of the boys to be killed.

In the meantime, leaders of political parties have lambasted these allegations, saying that Winnie Madikizela fought for constitutional democracy for all the people who were underprivileged conditions.

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela will be laid to rest at Fourways Memorial Park on Saturday.

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