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WATCH: Race car legend Gugu Zulu funeral

Friends and family of racing car champion Gugu Zulu will gather for his funeral service at the Rhema Bible Church on Thursday morning.

Zulu died last week due to breathing problems during a charity attempt to summit Mount Kilimanjaro.

He was also honoured at a special memorial service at the Kyalami race track on Tuesday.

WATCH: Gugu Zulu Memorial on Tuesday


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