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Mandela's ex-PA hits out at icon's funeral 'chaos'

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Nelson Mandela's long-serving personal assistant has hit out at the "chaos" around his funeral and bickering over his legacy in a hard-hitting memoir published on Thursday. 

Zelda la Grange, former personal assistant of the late Nelson Mandela, during the launch of her book "Good Morning, Mr Mandela" on June 19, 2014 at Melrose Arch in Johannesburg

Zelda la Grange, who was Mandela's assistant for almost 20 years, paints a picture of ANC politicians and his family clamouring to use Mandela for their own ends as he lay dying and during his funeral.

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