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King Mswati selects a wife

King Mswati selects a wife134766
01/08
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SWAZILAND, 31st August, 2009 over 82,000 maidens took part in this year's traditonal 'Reed Dance'. The annual event allows King Mswati III of Swaziland to choose one wife from the young women during the Reed Dance traditional ceremony which is held at the Eludzidzini Royal Residence. Currently King Mswati has 13 wives.
King Mswati selects a wife134767
02/08
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SWAZILAND, 31st August, 2009 over 82,000 maidens took part in this year's traditonal 'Reed Dance'. The annual event allows King Mswati III of Swaziland to choose one wife from the young women during the Reed Dance traditional ceremony which is held at the Eludzidzini Royal Residence. Currently King Mswati has 13 wives.
King Mswati selects a wife134768
03/08
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SWAZILAND, 31st August, 2009 over 82,000 maidens took part in this year's traditonal 'Reed Dance'. The annual event allows King Mswati III of Swaziland to choose one wife from the young women during the Reed Dance traditional ceremony which is held at the Eludzidzini Royal Residence. Currently King Mswati has 13 wives.
King Mswati selects a wife134769
04/08
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SWAZILAND, 31st August, 2009 over 82,000 maidens took part in this year's traditonal 'Reed Dance'. The annual event allows King Mswati III of Swaziland to choose one wife from the young women during the Reed Dance traditional ceremony which is held at the Eludzidzini Royal Residence. Currently King Mswati has 13 wives.
King Mswati selects a wife134770
05/08
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SWAZILAND, 31st August, 2009 over 82,000 maidens took part in this year's traditonal 'Reed Dance'. The annual event allows King Mswati III of Swaziland to choose one wife from the young women during the Reed Dance traditional ceremony which is held at the Eludzidzini Royal Residence. Currently King Mswati has 13 wives.
King Mswati selects a wife134771
06/08
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SWAZILAND, 31st August, 2009 over 82,000 maidens took part in this year's traditonal 'Reed Dance'. The annual event allows King Mswati III of Swaziland to choose one wife from the young women during the Reed Dance traditional ceremony which is held at the Eludzidzini Royal Residence. Currently King Mswati has 13 wives.
King Mswati selects a wife134772
07/08
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SWAZILAND, 31st August, 2009 over 82,000 maidens took part in this year's traditonal 'Reed Dance'. The annual event allows King Mswati III of Swaziland to choose one wife from the young women during the Reed Dance traditional ceremony which is held at the Eludzidzini Royal Residence. Currently King Mswati has 13 wives.
King Mswati selects a wife134773
08/08
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SWAZILAND, 31st August, 2009 over 82,000 maidens took part in this year's traditonal 'Reed Dance'. The annual event allows King Mswati III of Swaziland to choose one wife from the young women during the Reed Dance traditional ceremony which is held at the Eludzidzini Royal Residence. Currently King Mswati has 13 wives.
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