Zwelithini welcomes renaming of uThungulu to King Cetshwayo District Municipality

2016-07-27 17:16

The uThungulu District Municipality has been renamed and will now be known as the King Cetshwayo District Municipality, says the municipality.

'Rise Zulu girl': princesses call for defence of virginity bursary

2016-06-23 16:34

King Goodwill Zwelithini’s daughters have defended the controversial bursary for virgins, calling on every Zulu girl to rise in defence of who they are.

Businessman, fraudster not a real prince - KZN royals

2016-03-18 12:51

King Goodwill Zwelithini’s welcoming of convicted fraudster and businessman Ishwar Ramlutchman as a member of the royal family was merely a ceremonial gesture, the royal household says.

King Goodwill Zwelithini to host 'social cohesion summit'

2015-12-10 22:19

King Goodwill Zwelithini says he will host a social cohesion summit to "find solutions so that all of us can live in a society free of conflict".

KZN premier’s office trampling on Zulu king - IFP

2015-12-08 19:55

The Inkatha Freedom Party has lashed out at the office of the premier in KwaZulu-Natal, saying they are “uncomfortable” with the treatment of King Goodwill Zwelithini and the royal family.

Zuma expected to attend King Goodwill's livestock auction

2015-12-01 18:31

King Goodwill Zwelithini is expected to host President Jacob Zuma and other high profile people at a livestock auction, in partnership with the KwaZulu-Natal arts and culture department.

Government banners will stay, ANCYL tells King Goodwill

2015-10-05 17:05

The ANC Youth League in KwaZulu-Natal has rejected King Goodwill Zwelithini’s demands for governement banners to be replaced with banners bearing his image.

Not even a torrential downpour could dampen the spirits of the tens of thousands of young women and girls who turned up for this year’s uMkhosi Womhlanga or reed dance at King Goodwill Zwelithini’s Enyokeni Royal Palace at Nongoma on Saturday (September 5 2015).

Not even a torrential downpour could dampen the spirits of the tens of thousands of young women and girls who turned up for this year’s uMkhosi Womhlanga or reed dance at King Goodwill Zwelithini’s Enyokeni Royal Palace at Nongoma on Saturday (September 5 2015).

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Xenophobia: SA's King Bhungane III says sorry to Zimbabwe

2015-09-01 14:00

South Africa's King Bhungane III of AmaHlubi was reportedly in Zimbabwe over the weekend, where he apologised for the xenophobic attacks which killed at least seven people.

Zwelithini welcome in Zimbabwe, activists say

2015-08-12 07:20

King Goodwill Zwelithini is reportedly set to visit Zimbabwe, with activists saying he is welcome, despite xenophobic attacks in SA early this year that were seen as having been "instigated" by him, a report says.


MEC praises 'champion of peace' King Goodwill Zwelithini on his 68th birthday

2016-07-27 13:18

KwaZulu-Natal Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs MEC Nomusa Dube-Ncube has praised King Goodwill Zwelithini on his 68th birthday.

Zulu king's title deed plans a positive step - bank

2016-06-09 07:25

The latest developments in full rights ownership in tribal land is a step in a positive direction in facilitating and promoting house ownership in SA, says Standard Bank.

SAHRC finalising report on King Goodwill Zwelithini

2016-02-25 13:25

The SA Human Rights Commission says it is still in the process of finalising its report into 31 complaints lodged against Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini.

Zulu Royal Household may vet journalists with 'ulterior motives'

2015-12-10 20:23

The Zulu Royal Household is considering screening journalists who attend events where King Goodwill Zwelithini is in attendance, his advisor Judge Jerome Ngwenya says.

'Zulu king was reflecting on apartheid, not defending it'

2015-12-07 12:24

A report that claims King Goodwill Zwelithini praised apartheid’s National Party is untrue, as the Zulu leader was quoted out of context, the royal household says.

Testing time for Royal Trust

2015-11-18 15:18

The provincial auditor-general has cast doubt on the Royal Household Trust’s “ability to operate as a going ­concern”, after the discovery that the trust’s liabilities exceed its assets by R3,2 million.

ANC in KZN will not comment on Zwelithini's utterances

2015-10-03 22:30

The ANC in KwaZulu-Natal says it will not be drawn to comment on statements made by King Goodwill Zwelithini on Heritage Day.

Zulu king right about 'evil spirits' in young women - cultural expert

2015-09-07 16:30

A Zulu cultural expert says King Goodwill Zwelithini is correct to blame "evil spirits" for the "erratic behaviour" of a group of the young women at the annual reed dance.

Amakhosi must drive mining initiatives on tribal land – King Zwelithini

2015-08-26 19:56

King Goodwill Zwelithini wants KwaZulu-Natal’s traditional leaders to drive a mining boom in rural parts of the province under the control of the Ingonyama Trust Board.

HEADLINES: Mamelodi taxi strike, King Zwelithini and Russia nuclear deal

In today's news headlines: Mamelodi taxi strike continues, King Goodwill Zwelithini R2.8m's travel bill and SA'a new nuclear deal.

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