‘Terrorised’ family shines a light on traditional leadership for vulnerable people

Khumbuzile Mfiki, with pain etched on his face, leans despondently against the charred yellow walls of his rondavel, using his wounded arm to point at two bullet holes inside his three-month-old son’s tiny bathtub. 

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