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Traditional Leader Killed in KZN

Source:Sabc News

Another traditional leader has been gunned down in KZN

Police and the department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (Cogta) are trying to find solutions to stem the spate of killings of traditional leaders in the province. 

It’s said that Induna Makhosonke Bubu Cele from the eMambedwini Traditional Council in the iLembe District north of Durban, was killed last night. 

“Cogta Spokesperson, Senzelwe Mzila, says Cele was attacked by two men as he was returning from an imbizo in Durban”

“The report received by the department indicates that two unknown assailants attacked Induna last night and he passed away. 

MEC Sipho Hlomuka has sent his condolences to the family of Induna, Inkosi Khuzwayo and the whole traditional community of eMambedwini. 

This attack takes place at a time when the department of Cogta is going all out to ensure that there is stability within the institution of traditional. 

Yesterday, MEC Hlomuka hosted imbizo with amakhosi and izinduna where a number of issues were discussed on that impact on the safety of amakhosi.

Investigations are in order

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