OBITUARY | Kebby Maphatsoe: No stranger to controversy

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Kebby Maphatsoe, a former deputy minister and head of the now-disbanded MKMVA,  has died.
Kebby Maphatsoe, a former deputy minister and head of the now-disbanded MKMVA, has died.
Jabu Kumalo

Emmanuel Kebby Maphatsoe, an avid supporter of former president Jacob Zuma, was no stranger to controversy and often landed in trouble for some of the things he said.  

In 2014, the then chair of the now disbanded Umkhonto we Sizwe Military Veterans' Association caused an international furore when he called then Public Protector Thuli Madonsela a CIA agent.

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