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Privileged past

She used to lead a privileged life, as the wife of a local chief.

The seventh and youngest wife, she lived on a huge farm and there were many workers around to look after her and her young children.

But all that changed when he died in 1983.

Despite being the favourite, little provision had been made for her, and she found herself almost destitute, with just a small plot of land in the town and four children to support.

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