Death of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, Umtwana kwaPhindangene, mourned by and the Zulu nation.

By | September 9, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, also known as Umtwana kwaPhindangene, has passed away. The people of South Africa and the Zulu nation are mourning his death. Buthelezi’s contributions to history will be remembered. Rest in peace Shenge.

We are deeply saddened to report the passing of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, fondly known as Umtwana kwaPhindangene. The news of his death has sent shockwaves through the nation, and we extend our heartfelt condolences to the people of South Africa and the Zulu nation during this difficult time.

Prince Buthelezi was an extraordinary figure in South African history, leaving behind a legacy that will forever be etched in the annals of time. Born on August 27, 1928, in Mahlabathini, Natal, he dedicated his life to fighting for the rights and empowerment of the Zulu people. As the founder and leader of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), he played a pivotal role in the political landscape of the country.

Throughout his career, Prince Buthelezi was a prominent advocate for peace, unity, and reconciliation in South Africa. He actively participated in the anti-apartheid struggle, working alongside iconic figures such as Nelson Mandela and Desmond Tutu. His tireless efforts to promote dialogue and understanding among different ethnic groups earned him immense respect both nationally and internationally.

Prince Buthelezi served as the Chief Minister of the KwaZulu bantustan from 1970 to 1994 and later became the Minister of Home Affairs in the South African government. He was a key negotiator during the transition to democracy, contributing significantly to the peaceful resolution of conflicts and the formation of a democratic South Africa.

His dedication to public service was unwavering, and he remained committed to uplifting the lives of ordinary South Africans until his last days. Prince Buthelezi’s legacy will be remembered for his unwavering commitment to social justice, his unparalleled leadership, and his unyielding love for his nation.

As we bid farewell to this extraordinary statesman, may his soul rest in eternal peace. The impact he made on South Africa and the world will never be forgotten..