No time to use king as political football, says Zulu cultural expert Prof Musa Xulu

Event to commemorate 110th death anniversary of King Dinuzulu clashes with IFP manifesto launch, sparking outrage from royal household

07 March 2024 - 21:47 By LWAZI HLANGU

“Referencing past connection is very important in politics but important events heritage events like the 110th commemoration of King Dinuzulu kaCetshwayo should not be used as political football.”..

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