Khwezi to be laid to rest


A young woman holds a poster written "Remember Khwezi" during President Jacob Zuma's speech at the IEC briefing after the 2016 local government elections. Fezekile Ntsukela Kuzwayo, known as Khwezi, died on Saturday.

JOHANNESBURG - Women's rights activist Fezekile Kuzwayo will be laid to rest in Durban on Saturday.

Also known as Khwezi, she accused Jacob Zuma of rape but he was later acquitted of all charges.

 Kuzwayo died last week at the age of 41.

READ: Khwezi remembered

Activists, supporters and feminists gathered in central Johannesburg on Friday to commemorate her life and raise awareness on gender abuse.

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