Carol Paton Writer at Large

How will history remember Mangosuthu Buthelezi? Not in the way he would like.

At 91, having stepped down from the leadership of the IFP, a party he founded and led for more than 50 years, the prince — a direct descendant of the great Zulu king Dinuzulu — says he believes history has treated him unfairly. For a peaceful death, he wants the chapters in which he featured to be revised.

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