Hani’s daughter takes on ‘heartless’ stepmom

2013-04-28 10:36

Slain SA Communist Party leader Chris Hani’s eldest daughter is at war with her stepmother, Hani’s widow, over his legacy.

Cleopatra Tunyiswa Hani has accused her stepmother, Limpho Hani, of colluding with Chris Hani District mayor Mxolisi Koyo to “steal” an idea she had for commemorating the 20th anniversary of her father’s death.

In an interview in East London just hours before President Jacob Zuma delivered the yearly Chris Hani Memorial Lecture in Queenstown, Tunyiswa said she presented the idea to Koyo, who took it immediately to Limpho Hani.

Tunyiswa slammed her stepmother, calling her “heartless”.

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