LIVE: Bapedi king Kgoshikgolo Thulare Thulare III laid to rest

His Majesty King Thulare Victor Thulare III of the BaPedi Kingdom in Mohlaletse | Picture: Twitter @presidencyZA

His Majesty passed away on Wednesday, 06 January 2021, at the age of 40.

Hardly a year after being inaugurated as the Bapedi king, Kgoshikgolo Thulare Thulare III is being laid to rest in a Special Official Funeral Category 1 in Sekhukhuneland in Limpopo.

His Majesty passed away on Wednesday, 06 January 2021, at the age of 40.

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(Compiled by Kaunda Selisho) 

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