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AbaThembu clan: Will there be a crisis following King Dalindyebo's arrest?

With the King of the Xhosa AbaThembu clan charged to 12 years in prison, Ray White speaks to Somadoda Fikeni about what happens next.

The Bloemfontein court handed him a 12-year sentence after he approached the court to have convictions for a string of crimes set aside.

This relates to crimes dating back to the mid-90s when he ordered the assault of several of his subjects and the torching of their homes.


This article first appeared on 702 : AbaThembu clan: Will there be a crisis following King Dalindyebo's arrest?


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