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.

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.

Mchunu defends Zulu king's R2.8m travel bill

2015-07-09 06:58

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Senzo Mchunu has defended Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini's R2.8m travel bill, saying a thorough analysis was done to ascertain his travel plans.

New R12.5m cultural village for Zulu king Goodwill Zwelithini

2015-06-22 17:09

King Goodwill Zwelithini's dream of a cultural village will finally come true, but it will come with a R12.5m price tag for the first phase of the three-phase development.

Nigerian group goes to ICC over Zwelithini 'hate speech'

2015-04-29 09:32

A Nigerian human rights organisation has asked the International Criminal Court in The Hague to investigate a complaint of hate speech against Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini.


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.

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.

Zwelithini wants British royals to pay up

2015-06-24 12:03

King Goodwill Zwelithini wants the British royal family to pay the Zulu kingdom for destroying his great-grandfather’s palace in 1879, it has been reported.

HRC not ready to release findings on king's alleged xenophobic remarks

2015-06-22 15:26

The South African Human Right's Commission says it has all the information now but it is not ready to release the findings on King Goodwill Zwelithini's alleged xenophobic remarks.

Xenophobic attacks embarrassing - Cele

2015-04-22 05:40

Deputy Agriculture Minister Bheki Cele says attacks on foreigners are embarrassing and inhumane.

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