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King Zwelithini Buthelezi Of The Zulu Nation Has Passed Away

Just a few weeks ago, the country was shocked to learn that King Goodwill Zwelithini was hospitalized. This came after reports that the king of the Zulu Monarch in KwaZulu Natal was in Intensive Care Unit due to diabetes. His family issued a statement and reassured the public that the king was being monitored and that doctors wanted to be certain that he is in good health.

Although many could not understand why he was hospitalized due to diabetes, it was ecplained that the 72-year-old king was vulnerable to diseases, and had to be admitted to hospital to avoid him getting even more deadly diseases like Covid-19.

Sadly, it has been reported by and Newzroom Afrika that the king is no more. The public is waiting for the formal statement from the government and family to get more information regarding the king.

However, it has been reported that his Majesty King Goodwill Zwelithini ka Bhekuzulu, King of the Zulu Nation has passed away in the early hours of this morning.



Condolences have been pouring in for the family from the whole country, as Mzansi stands in unison to mourn the good king. There were a lot of fake reports before about the king's passing which the family rubbished. However, the family has confirmed the news. The king is no more.

May his dear soul rest in perfect peace.

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