Did King Goodwill Zwelithini die after contracting Covid-19?

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Premier of KwaZulu-Natal Sihle Zikalala (left) welcomes King Goodwill Zwelithini to opening of the KZN Legislature at the Royal Showgrounds.
Premier of KwaZulu-Natal Sihle Zikalala (left) welcomes King Goodwill Zwelithini to opening of the KZN Legislature at the Royal Showgrounds.

Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini, contracted Covid-19 while receiving treatment for diabetes at the Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital, the SABC reported on Friday.

Zwelithini died on Friday morning after being in being in an ICU ward there for a month.

According to the SABC, members of the Zulu royal family confirmed that Zwelithini was diagnosed with Covid-19.

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