Princess Mphephu, not her uncle, rightful heir to the Venda throne

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The Venda royal family has dismissed a submission to the court declaring Toni Mphephu-Ramabulana ineligible for the VhaVenda kingship in line with their customs as nothing but “just a report and not actual judgment”.

The report was compiled by the National House of Traditional Leaders and the Limpopo House of Traditional Leaders for consideration by the Limpopo High Court as ordered by the Supreme Court of Appeal in April. The submission takes Mphephu-Ramabulana out of contention for the next monarch of the Venda kingdom.

However, it sets Princess Masindi Mphephu as the rightful heir to the throne and not her uncle.

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