Zuma – Nkandla – Ingonyama Trustland

Former president Jacob Zuma stands to lose his prized homestead in KwaZulu-Natal after falling behind on payments for the famous R7.8 million loan he took out in 2016 from the now liquidated VBS Mutual Bank.   Land is on Ingonyama Trustland - Zulu King is only Trustee of that land.   But what about SARS, it was an… Continue reading Zuma – Nkandla – Ingonyama Trustland

Zulu people – Ingonyama Trustland

Voor 1960 het die Zoeloe reservate reeds 100%t bestaan en was in unie dokumente vervat.   Reeds vanaf 1854 was dit reeds as aparte gebiede vir etniese kulture 'geskei" van mekaar - met eie leiers. The Mfecane had a great influence on the history of South Africa. Large parts of the country in Natal, the Transvaal… Continue reading Zulu people – Ingonyama Trustland

Zwelithini: Traditional leaders: SA – budget

  The Zulu king and traditional leader,  Goodwill Zwelithini's annual budget is set to be R75m during the 2021/22 financial year and it will increase slightly this year to R66m from  R65.8m in 2018.   This is according to the estimates of the provincial revenue and expenditure for 2019/20 prepared by the KwaZulu-Natal provincial treasury and… Continue reading Zwelithini: Traditional leaders: SA – budget

Begroting – tradisionele leiers 2019

Dis net die begin, en weer begroting en natuurlik sal al hierdie tradisionele leiers hulle pond vleis vanuit die staatskas verkry, soos dit jaarliks gedoen word.   Lig u mense in wat aangaan.   Ons  het almal sedert 1994 onder die indruk verkeer dat tuislande weg is (aparte gebiede) - toe nie - dit het Trustgebiede geword… Continue reading Begroting – tradisionele leiers 2019

Isandlwana – Anglo-Zulu war (140 years)

1879 January 22 will mark one such battle, that of Isandlwana, when, to the dismay of the British, amaZulu warriors defeated them. Despite being armed only with assegais and cowhide shields, against an army equipped with modern Martini-Henry rifles, the Zulus’ athleticism, discipline and outright bravery won the day. King Cetshwayo was heard saying: “An assegai has been thrust… Continue reading Isandlwana – Anglo-Zulu war (140 years)