Date set for Zulu king's coronation despite legal fight

Rivals take battle for the throne to court

26 June 2022 - 00:00

The Zulu royal household  is forging ahead with plans for King Misuzulu kaZwelithini's coronation despite two legal actions to prevent it...

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