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- “He would cheat on me and when I confronted him, he would first deny and eventually he would admit it and apologise” http://t.co/2VnKAr4KrI 10 hours ago
- Inside the angry xenophobic mob: A royal decree that the amakwerekwere should pack and go had been issued: http://t.co/Fo6ykvvKpq 10 hours ago
- MT @Madlazitha: @mhlengigasela Mondli Makhanya has no respect at all, whether our President or our King and he is a Zulu. #talkingpoint 11 hours ago
- MT @Tamsai266: Please remember over 18m people respect him even if you don't. Think of them too, unless we all stupid to you. #talkingpoint 11 hours ago
- MT @ndu_mdu: I can wait for Dr Mangosuthu Buthelezi to respond, and the King himself must respond to all these allegations against him . 11 hours ago
I’m busy working on Saturday’s babalaas when I get an SMS from a government spin doctor: “King Goodwill Zwelithini is going to talk about the xenophobia at KwaHlongwa near Maphumulo in a couple of hours’ time.”
Zulu king Goodwill Zwelithini is out of order when he rages and points fingers at the media, accusing it of twisting his words when he said foreigners must leave South Africa and go back to their countries.
The rest of Africa is Simply, Better, Faster than South Africa, to borrow a phrase from Standard Bank, one of the big four banks that are minting it on our continent.