eThekwini mayor to investigate hiring of R500 000 carpet for Reed Dance

2017-09-11 16:33

eThekwini Municipality leadership have called for a report on the procurement of a R500 000 carpet that was delivered late at the weekend’s Reed Dance in Nongoma, KwaZulu-Natal.

Thousands expected to attend annual reed dance

2016-08-30 08:48

Preparations are under way for the annual uMkhosi Womhlanga (Reed Dance) at eNyokeni Palace in Nongoma, northern KwaZulu-Natal, the arts and culture department has said.

NEWSPAPERS: fallen SAPS officers remembered, Zuma 'swarmed' at reed dance

President Jacob Zuma was rushed to safety after chaos at a reed dance and fallen SAPS police officers are remembered. WATCH.

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KZN reed dance

2013-09-02 09:10
See pictures of the reed dance held in KwaZulu-Natal where young girls participated in the colourful, cultural celebration.

See pictures of the reed dance held in KwaZulu-Natal where young girls participated in the colourful, cultural celebration.

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RECAP: Weekend reed dance interrupted by screams

Thousands of young women gathered at the Enyokeni Royal Palace in Nongomo for the 32nd annual Umkhosi woMhlanga Reed Dance.

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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.

Air of excitement as PMB women attend reed dance

2015-09-04 10:09

There is an obvious sense of excitement in Pietermaritzburg, as hundreds of young women — among them university students and qualified professionals — are expected to depart for the annual reed dance.

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