“Hon. Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi’s Passing: Amafa Mourns with the Nation”

By | September 9, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Honourable Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi has passed away, according to KZN Amafa & Research Institute. They expressed their deepest condolences to his family and the nation.

Honourable Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, a prominent figure in South African politics, has tragically passed away, leaving the nation in mourning. Amafa, the KZN Amafa & Research Institute, expressed its deepest condolences to the entire family and the nation for the loss.


Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi was born on August 27, 1928, in Mahlabathini, Natal. He dedicated his life to serving his people and fighting for their rights. As a leader of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), he played a crucial role in shaping the political landscape of South Africa.

Throughout his career, Prince Buthelezi served as the Chief Minister of the KwaZulu Bantustan from 1970 to 1994. He was also a Member of Parliament for over four decades, representing the IFP. Known for his charismatic leadership and unwavering commitment, he was respected by both his supporters and political opponents.

Prince Buthelezi’s legacy extends beyond his political achievements. He was a key advocate for peace and reconciliation in South Africa during a time of great unrest and transition. His efforts to promote dialogue and resolve conflicts earned him widespread recognition and respect.

Furthermore, Prince Buthelezi was a champion of social justice and worked tirelessly to uplift marginalized communities. He was deeply committed to improving the lives of the people he served, particularly in the province of KwaZulu-Natal.

As news of his passing spread, tributes poured in from across the nation, highlighting Prince Buthelezi’s profound impact on South African society. His death marks the end of an era and leaves a void in the political landscape that will be difficult to fill.

The nation mourns the loss of Honourable Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, a visionary leader, and a true statesman. His legacy will endure, and his contributions to South Africa will be remembered for generations to come..