Keeping it in the family – four brothers contest a Matatiele ward for different political parties

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Sphamandla and Luyolo are just two of the Ntabeni brothers campaigning to be ward councillors in the same ward.
Sphamandla and Luyolo are just two of the Ntabeni brothers campaigning to be ward councillors in the same ward.
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They believe it is a clear demonstration of democracy in action. Four brothers, different political parties, all vying for one ward - who will come out victorious?

It’s the battle of the brothers. Come 1 November, the Ntabeni family will have to split their votes as four brothers in the family are contesting ward 10 in Matatiele in the Eastern Cape for different political parties.

They are in fact cousins but were raised as brothers, and consider each other as such. 

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