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WATCH: ‘Hamba Gwede!’ Cosatu members boo Mantashe off stage at Congress

Independent online (SA) 26 Sep 2022
Mantashe who appeared unconcerned by the rejection, sang along before he was escorted off the stage by ANC national executive members Mmamaloko Kubayi, and Lindiwe Zulu, and security ... African News Agency (ANA). Zulu, who was one of the members of the ANC ... African News Agency (ANA).

BBC ignores British Islamist extremism

Blitz 24 Sep 2022
... Pakistani Muslims on their black African community, the Sheedis ... Mugabe the dead African Archbishop never condemned the treatment meted out by South African blacks on Zimbabweans or the inter-tribal Zulu – Xhosa violence that caused thousands of deaths during his lifetime.

Five fast facts about The Lion King: The Musical

Gulf Daily News 21 Sep 2022
3.    While the international show has been translated into eight languages including Japanese and Spanish, the script itself includes six indigenous African languages that remain untranslated. These languages include Swahili, Zulu, Sotho, Tswana, Congolese, and the click language Xhosa ... – TradeArabia News Service. .

Heritage Day recipe: Beef stew with isigwaqane

Independent online (SA) 19 Sep 2022
Isgwaqane is a scrumptious Zulu traditional dish, made using simple ingredients like beans and maize meal ... On this Heritage Day, Zondi says she wants to demonstrate how local ingredients can be used in many different ways to create dishes that are exciting, tasty and quintessentially South African.

Amazemtiti: The making of a native bourgeoisie class in colonial South Africa: Part One

Independent online (SA) 18 Sep 2022
The Roman Catholic Church was dominant in Lesotho, but majakane also contributed to the African population of Christians ... For example, these folks stopped being Zulu or Xhosa and became a new nation or “enclave” of Christians among Africans ... It is also true that the African National Congress (ANC) was founded by “amazemtiti” in 1912.

Should South Africans really care that the Queen of England is dead?

Mail Guardian South Africa 09 Sep 2022
But beyond such formalities, why should I, or any South African for that matter, care about the long-expected demise of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II? ... South Africans are fascinated by the ritual and pageantry of royalty, as they showed by their rapt focus on the recent enthronement of Zulu King Misuzulu ka Zwelithini.

Grenades, Drugs and Discrimination: Inside South Africa’s Illegal Gold Rush

Vice 07 Sep 2022
The prospectors in this new African Wild West are known as “zama zamas,” a Zulu colloquialism meaning “to take a chance” or “to keep trying.” And they do persevere, spending weeks at a time down a network of precarious, warren-like ...

The Zulu kingdom should develop customary law to keep the peace

Mail Guardian South Africa 05 Sep 2022
On 20 August, the Zulu kingdom held a ceremony to introduce their new king, Misuzulu ka Zwelithini, to his ancestors ... The ANC does not care about property rights, for them title deeds on Ingonyama Trust land is a means to disempower the Zulu king, who is possibly the most powerful alternative source of power to the South African government.

7 subjects that (we think) should be taught in Jamaican schools

Jamaica Observer 04 Sep 2022
unity, pride in the African cultural heritage, and complete autonomy ... African History – The average Jamaican knows more about Napoleon, King Henry and other European leaders than the likes of Shaka Zulu and other African kings and queens ... An African Studies course would offer a ...

Sassa and DSD’s ineptness hurts the poor

Independent online (SA) 03 Sep 2022
Johannesburg - A government organisation meant to help struggling South Africans is, in effect, compounding their problems ... Another disgruntled South African, Veli Zulu, has been in a tiresome battle to receive his money because of a digital issue. Through third-party assistance, Zulu tried to change an old cellphone number to receive the R350.

From defending use of the N-word and black face to putting criminals in COMAS: Wild ...

The Daily Mail 01 Sep 2022
EXCLUSIVE ... Blackface is where a white person uses make-up to caricature or pretend to be a person of darker skin, typically those of African descent ... And a controversial New Orleans group who dress in blackface in Zulu costumes also passed due to its members insistence that their performance is about celebrating African culture, not denigrating it ... .

LOOK: Meet the first batch of hopefuls in ‘My Kitchen Rules SA’ season 4

Independent online (SA) 31 Aug 2022
Larcé learned to cook from her mother and father – so it’s no surprise that her favourite South African dishes are her father’s braaied meat and his curry and rice and her mother’s vegetable bake ... Mbali’s signature dishes are traditional Zulu meals like steam bread and samp and beans – and her favourite South African dish is a lamb bunny chow.

Thapelo Mokoena, Warren Masemola and Thando Dlomo star in US drama series ‘King Shaka’

Independent online (SA) 26 Aug 2022
“The powerful story of King Shaka and the Zulu Nation speaks to the very heart of everything we identify with as Africans. “It’s a blessing and honour to share the greatness of the Zulu people’s history with a full and nuanced approach that serves as a microcosm for African history across the continent.

‘Third force dividing Zulu royals’ - King Misuzulu

Independent online (SA) 22 Aug 2022
“We wondered on what grounds Prince Buzabazi could be a new Zulu king because besides coming from the second wife he is the third son in that palace ... The prince, who was close to the late king, added that in terms of African culture, and in particular Zulu history, a second wife does not give birth to an inkosi or king.

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