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MAMA Africa Laid To Rest

November 28, 2008

South Africans lined up to paid their final respects to Miriam Makeba (Mama Africa) at her memorial service in Johannesburg on November 15th.

MAMA Africa Laid To Rest

MAMA Africa Laid To Rest

MAMA Africa Laid To Rest

Her great grandson Lindelane sang at the public memorial service while his mother Zenzi Lee-Mkhize, his brother and mourners watched. Two days of national mourning was given in honor of Mama Africa’s legacy. Makeba died of a heart attack in Italy on Monday November 10th at the age of 76.

Shout-out to Alicia Keys
Shout-out to Alicia Keys.

R.I.P Miriam Makeba

[Photos: AP]

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