Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, Anti-Apartheid Campaigner, Is Dead At 81

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, an anti-apartheid cam­paign­er and wife of for­mer South African President Nelson Mandela when he was impris­oned, died on Monday, accord­ing to reports. She was 81.

Madikizela-Mandela’s death was con­firmed by her per­son­al assis­tant, Zodwa Zwane, Reuters report­ed.