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Mandela praise singer recalls travels with him

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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Poet and traditional praise singer Zolani Mkiva spent 13 years traveling alongside Nelson Mandela and performing songs in honor of the now-hospitalized former South African president. The two men shared planes, meals and cups of tea as Mkiva sang Mandela's attributes for audiences, often dressed in animal skins and other traditional clothing. Mkiva has performed at many of...

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