As South Africans paid tribute on Monday to the late Winnie 'mother of the nation'Madikizela-Mandela, so did the rest of the world.
Here are tributes from the rest of the world:
Rest in peace #WinnieMandela— Bonnie Horbach - Dutch CG Cape Town (@HorbachBonnie) April 2, 2018
Rest in peace beautiful #MotheroftheNation
Rest in peace #MamaWinnie
Rest in peace Madam #FreedomFighter
My thoughts and prayers are with her beautiful children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren - @ZindziMandela & friends of @winniemandela pic.twitter.com/ngebVbkY5N
With deep sorrow we received the news of the passing away of the anti-apartheid fighter, Winnie Mandela.— EmbassyCuba_in_ZA (@EmbassyCubaZA) April 2, 2018
On behalf of the Government and the Cuban people, we would like to extend to relatives, comrades and friends of Winnie Mandela, our deepest condolences. pic.twitter.com/Rpan8b5DsN
Condolences to the family & friends of the late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. A moment to remember all those who sacrificed so much to create the new S Africa— Nigel Casey (@NigelCaseyHC) April 2, 2018
Very sorry to hear about the death of comrade Winnie Mandela. I salute her contribution to the resistance in South Africa, especially during the time Mzee Mandela was in prison.— Yoweri K Museveni (@KagutaMuseveni) April 2, 2018
What a struggle! What an iconic personality! What strength in the face of oppression, isolation and evil!— Martin Schäfer (@AmbSchaefer) April 2, 2018
What a life!
Rest In Peace, @winniemandela!
We Germans will always admire and remember your courage and sacrifices for a free and democratic South Africa#RIPWinnieMandela https://t.co/4nnRUfJQ11
This evening, I learned that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela had left us. The news is saddening, for we have lost a heroine and a liberator.— Uhuru Kenyatta (@UKenyatta) April 2, 2018
Condolences to the family and friends of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela. In their loss, may they be comforted by memories of her strength and courage.— Sandra McCardell (@SandraMcCardell) April 2, 2018
Our most sincere condolences to the Mandela family and all South Africans on the passing of Winnie Madikizela-Mandela at the age of 81. She was one of the most well-respected and beloved women of her time, a true icon of the struggle against apartheid #RIPWinnieMandela pic.twitter.com/scedFXWUwP— Russia in RSA ???? (@EmbassyofRussia) April 2, 2018