“Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi Passes Away: Condolences to Buthelezi Family, IFP, Zulu Nation, and Nation at Large”

By | September 9, 2023



Death – Obituary News : Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, the leader of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) and former South African politician, has passed away. The news was announced by the UDm Revolution, who extended their condolences to the Buthelezi family, IFP, Zulu Nation, and the nation as a whole. #RIPMarimuthu.

Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi, a prominent figure in South African politics, has passed away at the age of 94. The news of his demise has left the nation mourning the loss of a remarkable leader.


Born on August 27, 1928, in Mahlabathini, KwaZulu-Natal, Prince Buthelezi was a respected statesman and a key figure in the fight against apartheid. He played a crucial role in the formation of the Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP), a political organization that advocated for the rights of the Zulu people and sought to bring about social and political change.

Prince Buthelezi’s legacy is deeply intertwined with the struggle for freedom and democracy in South Africa. He was a staunch proponent of non-violence and worked tirelessly to promote peace and reconciliation. His efforts were recognized by the international community, and he was honored with numerous awards, including the Order of the British Empire and the Order of the Companions of O. R. Tambo.

Beyond politics, Prince Buthelezi was also known for his passion for education and community development. He established the Mangosuthu University of Technology and played a crucial role in improving access to education for marginalized communities.

As news of his passing spread, tributes poured in from all corners of the nation. The IFP, Zulu Nation, and the United Democratic Movement expressed their deepest condolences to the Buthelezi family and the people of South Africa.

Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi’s unwavering commitment to justice, equality, and the betterment of his people will be remembered for generations to come. His passing marks the end of an era, but his legacy will continue to inspire and guide the nation towards a brighter future. May his soul rest in peace..