UPDATED | Royal family wants private funeral for the King

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FP founder and Zulu nation Prime Minister, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, briefed the media at the Khethomthandayo royal palace on Sunday.
FP founder and Zulu nation Prime Minister, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, briefed the media at the Khethomthandayo royal palace on Sunday.
Clive Ndou

There will no longer be a state funeral for Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini KaBhekuzulu, who died on Friday.

According to the Zulu nation Prime Minister, Mangosuthu Buthelezi, the royal family has resolved that the funeral would be a private one.

President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday announced the King will be given a state special funeral.

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