TITLE

Mandela follows African custom, paid bride's family 60 cows, newspaper reports

PUB. DATE
August 1998
SOURCE
Jet;08/10/98, Vol. 94 Issue 11, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on a report in the South African newspaper `Star,' which indicated that President Nelson Mandela followed an African tradition and paid his bride Graca Machel's family 60 cows. How the bride's price was reached; Comments from King Buyelekhaya Zwelibanzi of the Tembu clan, who is a relative of President Mandela.
ACCESSION #
1048123

 

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