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[WATCH LIVE] Joseph Shabalala's funeral service underway in Ladysmith

22 February 2020 10:50 AM
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Joseph Shabalala funeral

The music icon and Ladysmith Black Mambazo founder is being laid to rest in his home town in KwaZulu-Natal.

The revered isicathamiya musician was accorded a special official funeral, category 2, by President Cyril Ramaphosa.

The president ordered all flags to be flown at half-mast until the evening of 22 February.

Shabalala died in a Pretoria hospital on 11 February at the age of 78.

He will be laid to rest in his KwaZulu-Natal home town, in the Ladysmith Cemetery.


This article first appeared on CapeTalk : [WATCH LIVE] Joseph Shabalala's funeral service underway in Ladysmith


22 February 2020 10:50 AM
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Ladysmith Black Mambazo
joseph shabalala
Joseph Shabalala funeral

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