President Ramaphosa announces death of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi

By | September 9, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, the traditional Prime Minister to the Zulu Nation and its monarch, has passed away. President Ramaphosa shared the sad news, mourning the loss of the influential leader.

[Breaking News] President Ramaphosa Announces the Passing of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, Traditional Prime Minister to the Zulu Nation


In a somber announcement today, President Cyril Ramaphosa shared the heartbreaking news of the passing of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, the esteemed traditional Prime Minister to the Zulu Nation and its monarch. The news of his demise has left the nation in mourning, as they bid farewell to a true leader and a symbol of unity.

Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, born on August 27, 1928, dedicated his life to serving his people and fighting for their rights. He was an influential figure in South African politics and played a crucial role in the struggle against apartheid. As the founding president of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), he worked tirelessly to promote peace and reconciliation in a divided nation.

Beyond his political career, Prince Buthelezi was a respected statesman and a champion of social justice. He advocated for the empowerment of rural communities, education, and healthcare. His commitment to improving the lives of ordinary people earned him the affectionate title of “Father of the Nation.”

As the traditional Prime Minister to the Zulu Nation and its monarch, Prince Buthelezi was a custodian of Zulu culture and heritage. He worked diligently to preserve and promote the rich traditions of the Zulu people, ensuring that their voice was heard and their history was celebrated.

Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi’s legacy will be remembered for generations to come. His unwavering dedication to freedom, justice, and equality has left an indelible mark on South Africa. As the nation mourns the loss of a remarkable leader, they also celebrate the extraordinary life of a man who fought tirelessly for the rights and dignity of all South Africans.

Our thoughts and condolences go out to the family and loved ones of Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi during this difficult time. May his soul rest in eternal peace..