Condolences to Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi’s Family, the amaZulu Nation, and IFP on his passing

By | September 9, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, former leader of the Inkatha Freedom Party in South Africa, has passed away. ActionSA extends their condolences to his family and the amaZulu Nation. Buthelezi played a significant role in the fight against apartheid in South Africa.


Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, a giant in the fight for freedom and a prominent figure in South African politics, has sadly passed away. The news of his untimely demise has left his family, the amaZulu Nation, and members of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) bereft.

Buthelezi, who was born on August 27, 1928, in Mahlabathini, South Africa, dedicated his life to serving his people and fighting for justice and equality. He played an instrumental role in the struggle against apartheid, advocating for the rights of the Zulu people and promoting peace and reconciliation.

During his lengthy political career, Buthelezi served as the leader of the IFP, a party he co-founded in 1975. He was widely respected for his leadership, charisma, and unwavering commitment to his principles. Known for his eloquence and statesmanship, he played a crucial role in the negotiations that led to the peaceful transition of power in South Africa.

Buthelezi’s legacy extends beyond politics. He was a champion of education and economic development, believing that empowering individuals through knowledge and economic opportunities was essential for building a prosperous and inclusive society. His contributions to education and community development initiatives have left an indelible mark on South Africa.

The passing of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi marks the end of an era, leaving a void in South African politics and the hearts of his supporters. His legacy as a visionary leader and advocate for justice will continue to inspire generations to come.

ActionSA extends its deepest condolences to Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi’s family, the amaZulu Nation, and the members of the IFP during this difficult time. May his soul rest in eternal peace..