Mchunu clan chief dies

2015-08-27 06:01

KWAZULU-NATAL Premier Senzo Mchunu will, reportedly, attend the funeral of the Mchunu clan in Msinga today.

The premier and President Jacob Zuma on Sunday extended their condolences following the death of the Inkosi Simakade Mchunu (91).

Inkosi Mchunu had been the reigning traditional leader of the Mchunu clan since 1944, the presidency said in a statement.

He died following a long illness.

The premier praised the late chief for helping to bring peace to the Msinga area, which had become notorious for faction fighting. — News24

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