Commander defends Zulu regiments who blocked President's convoy at Royal Palace

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Mgiliji Nhleko (with shield) an induna and commander of the Zulu regiments seen with EFF Julius Malema outside kwaKethomthandayo Royal Palace.
Mgiliji Nhleko (with shield) an induna and commander of the Zulu regiments seen with EFF Julius Malema outside kwaKethomthandayo Royal Palace.
Clive Ndou

The commander of the Zulu regiments who blocked President’s Cyril Ramaphosa’s convoy as it left the kwaKhethomthandoyo Royal Palace in Nongoma on Thursday has come out in defence of the regiments.

The regiments blocked the gate at the palace after they were prevented from going inside the palace where the memorial service of the late Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini kaBhekuZulu, was being held.

Mgiliji Nhleko, an induna and commander of the regiments, said the regiments should not be blamed as they were following orders.

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