[pietermaritzburg] - Family feud heats up

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Alpha Shelembe’s church has obtained an interim court interdict preventing four of his late father’s wives and 18 siblings from entering any of its temples and properties.

The Ekuphumuleni faction of the Shembe Church, which is led by ANC MPL Alpha Shelembe, approached the Pietermaritzburg­ high court following a row that erupted when the opposition members of the family visited the Shelembe home at KwaHhaza, near Howick, last month. The second applicant, Londiwe Myeni, who is a member of the church, alleged that the group damaged property and stole belongings belonging to Ekuphumuleni and Alpha.

In an affidavit responding to the allegations, an opposition family member, Lizwi Shelembe, said they went there to commemorate the anniversary of death of their father, the late leader of the church, Bhekinduna. The police were called and 10 people were arrested for malicious damage to property and contravening a separate court order....

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