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NMB mayor hospitalised

Nelson Mandela Bay Mayor Nqaba Bhanga has been admitted to hospital after being involved in a car accident.

Two others involved in the crash succumbed to their injuries.

Bhanga this week received the nod as the DA’s Mayoral candidate for the metro for the upcoming local government elections.

It’s reported Bhanga’s injuries are more serious than initially thought and he will be undergoing surgery on Sunday to treat internal bleeding.

Source: eNCA

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Amapiano hit sensation Duduzile “Lady Du” Ngwenya will be the first guest judge to replace the beleaguered Somizi Mhlongo on the first Idols Season 17 live show on Sunday.

Lady Du

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