Row erupts as ANC includes Zuma in Mlangeni send-off – despite family’s objections

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Andrew Mlangeni. Picture: Tebogo Letsie/City Press
Andrew Mlangeni. Picture: Tebogo Letsie/City Press


Rivonia Trialist’s family call for Zuma to be removed as a speaker at a ‘virtual reflections’ session to be held ahead of the stalwart’s memorial service

A fight regarding the memorial services for ANC stalwart Andrew Mlangeni has erupted due to the prominent role played by former president Jacob Zuma after the ANC proceeded to include him in the build-up programme, despite objections from Mlangeni’s family.

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