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A great royal burial and a fitting, final farewell for the Zulu king

Many tributes for King Goodwill Zwelithini, who ruled with authority and distinction for almost half a century

Sunday Times Daily

A royal burial, an international princess, a controversial artist and a send-off befitting a Zulu king.

Those are some of the scenes that marked two days of mourning for the late Zulu monarch King Goodwill Zwelithini, who was buried in a private, all-male burial on Wednesday night following his death in a Durban hospital of Covid-19 complications on Friday.

King Goodwill Zwelithini would have been laid to rest in a seated position, adorned in animal skins, with maize seeds and traditional beer among other items placed before him at the ceremony conducted at midnight...

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