Dalindyebo gets new BMW as he resumes king duties

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Abathembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo, Centre, with a hat chats to some of the his nation's traditional leaders. Nkosi Mandla Mandela and Prince Mthunzi Ngonyama can be seen on the far left and far right, you are respectively. Photos Lubabalo Ngcukana/City Press
Abathembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo, Centre, with a hat chats to some of the his nation's traditional leaders. Nkosi Mandla Mandela and Prince Mthunzi Ngonyama can be seen on the far left and far right, you are respectively. Photos Lubabalo Ngcukana/City Press

It’s official: King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo has resumed his duties as the king of abaThembu after the Eastern Cape government communicated the news to him on Sunday.

Xolile Nqatha, MEC of local government and traditional affairs in the province, visited the king at Nkululekweni in Mthatha to deliver the good news in person.

The MEC also handed the king a brand new white BMW X4 SUV, a petrol card and cellphone as part of his working tools.

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