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Witch doctor Nicholas Gcaleka claimed last night that spirits spoke to him... pin pointing the last resting place of his ancestor's head in a Scots forest. And he's heading north to Inverness on Tuesday to dig up the skull of his great, great uncle, King Hintsa, warrior chief of the Xhosa nation. He died in 1835 at the hands of George Southney, a military guide of Scottish descent, in the Sixth Frontier War between the Cape Colony and the Xhosas.

Experts have expressed doubts about the head's existence. But the chief is adamant - for the spirits have spoken. Meanwhile, staff at London's Foreign Mission Club were fed up yesterday taking calls while Chief Nicholas was out on the town sight- seeing! Interview requests were being met with calls for a pounds 30 donation.
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Publication:Sunday Mail (Glasgow, Scotland)
Date:Feb 18, 1996
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