Zwelithini defends KZN land claims

2015-01-15 08:43

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has defended his blanket land-claim of KwaZulu-Natal and the existence of traditional courts.

No land claim yet from Zulu king

2014-08-20 16:50

A multi-billion-rand land claim by Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini and other traditional leaders had not been lodged as yet, chief land claims commissioner Nomfundo Gobodo says.

Zulu king questions amounts spent on izimbizo

2014-06-25 22:15

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini says a lot of money currently used for izimbizo can be channelled to helping the most vulnerable of KwaZulu-Natal's citizens.

KZN crash response teams thanked

2013-09-12 16:45

The KwaZulu-Natal executive has thanked the teams that responded to two recent accidents, in which 32 people died in the province, for their services.

DA welcomes tralks on Ingonyama trust

2013-07-25 09:29

The Democratic Alliance has welcomed talks on the idea of municipalities taxing the Ingonyama Trust, which manages traditional land in the province.

Zulu royal palaces cost KZN R15m

2013-06-20 19:20

KwaZulu-Natal has spent R15m in renovating Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini's palaces in 2012/13 financial year, Premier Zweli Mkhize says.

SA's traditional kings roll in the money

2013-01-28 09:40

South Africa’s 10 kings are each getting a salary of R1m a year as well as many other benefits and subsidies - all courtesy of taxpayers.

King Goodwill Zwelithini favoured - report

2012-09-24 11:20

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini receives preferential treatment from the government over other traditional leaders, a report has said.

MEC launches blue light probe

2012-04-21 13:51

KwaZulu-Natal Transport MEC Willies Mchunu is to investigate the use of blue lights by all mayors, MECs and councillors in the province.


Zwelithini asks for R10m bailout

2014-12-21 10:38

After blowing R54m this year, Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has asked the government for a R10m bailout for his bankrupt Royal Household Trust.

Zulu King supports police

2014-07-09 07:05

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has pledged his support to police in the fight against crime.

R300m tax money for Zulu palace upgrade

2014-05-04 13:00

The Sunday Times reports that taxpayers will fork out R300m for a cultural village at King Goodwill Zwelithini's palace at Nongoma in KwaZulu-Natal.

Zuma shocked, saddened by KZN crash

2013-09-02 14:38

President Jacob Zuma has offered his condolences after 10 people died in a bus crash, after the annual reed dance festival in Nongoma, KwaZulu-Natal, at the weekend.

Zulu King's farms need govt investment

2013-06-20 21:55

A recent study on Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini's farms has found that most of them are not financially viable, KwaZulu-Natal premier Zweli Mkhize says.

Rape a plague, says Zulu king

2013-04-03 22:01

The rape of elderly women and young girls is a plague gripping KwaZulu-Natal, Zulu king Goodwill Zwelithini says.

King Zwelithini calls for peace

2012-12-18 19:30

King Goodwill Zwelithini has called for an end to political violence in KwaZulu-Natal, the Zulu Royal Household has said.

Zulu king wants rural development bank

2012-05-02 16:46

King Goodwill Zwelithini has called for the establishment of a development bank for rural communities, which he says are often neglected by the major banks.

Circumcisions - low HIV rate recorded

2010-11-08 07:04

More than 99% of a group of more than 17 000 men circumcised in KwaZulu-Natal have tested negative for HIV, the provincial health department says.

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