Official Funeral for Ladysmith Black Mambazo Founder

South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has declared a Special Official Funeral Category 2 in honour of Joseph Shabalala, the late founder of world-famous choral group Ladysmith Black Mambazo. The funeral, to be held on February 22, entails "ceremonial elements provided by the South African Police Service", says the presidency statement.

Joseph Shabalala, who created the world-famous South African choral group Ladysmith Black Mambazo, has died.


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