Art of royalty: Okweni Royal Cultural Festival first

2008-12-22 00:00

Prince Africa Zulu with the portrait of His Royal Highness Prince Shangana Zulu during the launch of the Okweni Royal Cultural Festival in Durban yesterday.

The cultural festival will be held at Ulundi this weekend to salute and cerebrate the life of Prince Shangana Zulu, who fought at the Battle of Isandlwana.

The festival on December 27, the first of its kind in the country, is expected to draw more than 30 000 fans from all over South Africa. Top performers like Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Mahotela Queens and Joe Nina will perform at the Ulundi regional sports complex.

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