Mangosuthu Buthelezi recovers from Covid-19

Mangosuthu Buthelezi recovers from Covid-19

The former leader of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi has recovered from Covid-19, his family said on Thursday.

Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi
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The 91-year-old Buthelezi, who suffers from diabetes, tested positive two weeks ago and has now completed the mandatory period of self-isolation.

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Family spokesperson Bhekuyise Buthelezi says the prince went for another test and results have come back negative.

"He remained asymptomatic throughout the two weeks and he is very good spirits.”

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