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120813 by Bumbane cultural centre the kingdom of AbaThembu the home of King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo in the Eastern Cape. Picture: Felix Dlangamandla
120813 by Bumbane cultural centre the kingdom of AbaThembu the home of King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo in the Eastern Cape. Picture: Felix Dlangamandla

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Although he had initially endorsed the prince’s assuming the reins while he was in prison, Dalindyebo changed his mind on the eve of his incarceration and, instead, wanted his wife, Queen Nokwanda, to be regent during his absence.

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