The Premier Soccer League has released a statement for Winnie Madikizela-Mandela that moment of silence will observed in all matches to pay tribute to the late heroine until the day she laid to rest.
Nomzamo Winifred Madikizela-Mandela‚ a stalwart in the fight against apartheid‚ died at the age of 81.
“The Premier Soccer League will observe a moment of silence for Mama Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela-Mandela.
“This will apply to all Absa Premiership, National First Division and MultiChoice Diski Shield fixtures from today until she is laid to rest.
“The League is saddened by the passing of Mama Winnie – a true pillar of the struggle and a person who sacrificed so much in the fight against apartheid and in the emancipation of the mind.
“Lala ngoxolo, Qhawekazi!”