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Card image 22 June 2020 News 24

Government strips acting AbaThembu King Azenathi Dalindyebo of his title, benefits and car

Acting AbaThembu King Azenathi Dalindyebo has been fired from his position by Eastern Cape Premier Oscar Mabuyane.

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Card image 11 June 2020 Zoutnet

Vhavenda kingship battle still lingering

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Card image 29 May 2020 Mail & Guardian

Parliament deals blow to Ingonyama Trust Board

Portfolio committee members want the land reform minister to freeze state funding to the trust, which administers nearly three million hectares of land

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Card image 29 May 2020 The Citizen

Suspend payment of R22m to Ingonyama Trust, MPs say

'The failure of the trust to account for the R22 million allocated to it by the department is noted,' committee chairperson Zwelivelile Mandela said.

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Card image 06 May 2020 Times Live

MPs unhappy as Ingonyama Trust Board fails to deliver budget plans

The Ingonyama Trust Board has blamed insufficient funding from the state for its failure to submit its budget plans for the 2020/21 financial year on time

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Card image 29 April 2020 Mail & Guardian

No annual R22-million for Ingonyama Trust Board

The submission of the ITB’s budget is understood to have been delayed by the de facto suspension of its top management

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Card image 28 April 2020 Daily Maverick

Funerals suspended in parts of province as Covid-19 infections rise

A kingdom in the rural Eastern Cape has suspended funerals as the rate of Coronavirus infections keep climbing in the province, with many of the cases being linked to funerals. Meanwhile, the MEC for Health has warned that there might come a time when people testing positive will no longer be given a chance to self-isolate, but will be taken to state quarantine sites. She said she was shocked by communities ignoring lockdown regulations.

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Card image 26 April 2020 BusinessTech

How much South Africa’s kings, queens and traditional leaders are paid

Government has published the official salaries it pays to kings, queens and other traditional leaders in South Africa.

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Card image 17 March 2020 SABC

EC Contralesa to mediate in King Dalindyebo saga

The Congress of Traditional Leadership of South Africa (Contralesa) in the Eastern Cape has volunteered to intervene mediate in the impasse between AbaThembu King Buyelekhaya Dalindyebo and his son acting King Azenathi Dalindyebo.

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Card image 25 February 2020 BusinessDay

Traditional leaders have a pivotal role in land reform process, says Ramaphosa

Presidential summit on land planned for 2020, Ramaphosa says

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