Ramaphosa says no 'arbitrary action' on Ingonyama Trust land, panel report still being scrutinised

2019-08-22 21:23

President Cyril Ramaphosa says he will be sending a delegation of Cabinet ministers to KwaZulu-Natal in response to a letter from Zulu monarch King Zwelithini, the custodian of vast swathes of land in the province, amid the release of the presidential advisory panel on land reform and agriculture report and growing momentum toward the expropriation of land without compensation.

KZN govt allocates R66m budget for Zulu monarch

2019-07-25 22:40

KwaZulu-Natal Premier Sihle Zikalala has confirmed that King Goodwill Zwelithini's budget for the 2019/2020 financial year will be to the tune of just over R66m.

AfriForum/Zulu relationship brings hope

2018-08-10 14:57

It is mind-boggling that Melanie Verwoerd tries to argue that AfriForum and His Majesty King Goodwill Zwelithini's positive decision to work together is "dangerous", writes Kallie Kriel.

Zuma in 'private' meeting with Zulu monarch King Goodwill Zwelithini

2018-02-05 12:54

President Jacob Zuma is meeting with King Goodwill Zwelithini at the Ondini Palace Nongoma in KwaZulu-Natal.

King Zwelithini could help stop violence at Glebelands Hostel, commission hears

2017-12-14 19:07

An organisation representing hostel dwellers in KwaZulu-Natal has told the Moerane Commission that the influence of King Goodwill Zwelithini could help stop violence at the Glebelands Hostel.

Premier roasts King’s Trust

2017-04-19 14:20

The Royal Household, which looks after the interests of King Goodwill Zwelithini and his family, came under fire during Premier Willies Mchunu’s budget speech.

Zwelithini urges Zulu people to protect rhinos

2016-09-25 06:03

King Goodwill Zwelithini called on Zulu people to defend the province’s natural resources, including rhinos.

Zulu king fumes at Gender Equality Commission

2016-09-11 14:05

The Commission for Gender Equality, which recently ruled that the controversial "Maidens Bursary Award” was unlawful, has ignited the full wrath of King Goodwill Zwelithini.

Zwelithini's speech marred by hysterical young women screaming

2016-09-11 10:24

Eight minutes into his address, King Goodwill Zwelithini’s was disturbed by hysterical young women attending the 2016 Umkhosi woMhlanga at Enyokeni Royal Palance in Nongoma on Saturday.

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.


King Zwelithini continues resistance to land panel recommendations on Ingonyama Trust

2019-08-04 14:15

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has once again dug in his heels regarding a recommendation that the Ingonyama Trust, of which he is the sole trustee of more than 2.8 million hectares of land, be repealed.

Ombudsman dismisses complaint about paper not using King Goodwill Zwelithini's title

2018-10-24 12:38

The Press Ombudsman says it is common journalistic practice to refer to a person's title once, and thereafter to use their surname.

Ramaphosa to Zwelithini: Black land not under threat

2018-07-08 06:01

Faced with threats of violence and a voter boycott next year, Ramaphosa goes all out to assure king his land is safe.

King calls for ANC unity

2018-01-08 13:45

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has urged his subjects to embrace Cyril Ramaphosa as the new leader of the ANC.

Dlamini-Zuma presented to King Zwelithini as a 'leader of leaders'

2017-10-27 17:23

Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma received words of wisdom from Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini after visiting his palace with the ANC Women's League.

King tells KZN to think before electing leaders

2017-03-01 09:06

Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini has described KZN and South Africa as a province and a country at a crossroads and he called for immediate action.

Zwelithini vows to protect the Zulu kingdom

2016-09-12 07:24

King Goodwill Zwelithini has used the weekend's Umkhosi woMhlanga [reed dance] to reflect on the gains made by the Zulu nation as it prepares to celebrate 200 years since it was formed by Shaka Zulu.

Govt must fulfil #FeesMustFall promises - Zulu king

2016-09-11 11:43

If government makes promises to students, they should do so knowing how much they have budgeted, King Goodwill Zwelithini has said following last week’s violent student protests in KwaZulu-Natal.

Thousands of young women from all over the country gathered for the second day of the 32nd annual Umkhosi woMhlanga Reed Dance, at the Enyokeni Roayal Palace in Nongomo. View the gallery here.

Thousands of young women from all over the country gathered for the second day of the 32nd annual Umkhosi woMhlanga Reed Dance, at the Enyokeni Roayal Palace in Nongomo. View the gallery here.

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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.

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