Category : International

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Julius Malema

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Julius Malema, in full Julius Sello Malema, (born March 3, 1981, Seshego township, South Africa), South African politician known for his fiery outspoken nature and...
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Cetshwayo kaMpande

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Cetshwayo kaMpande also spelled Cetewayo, (born c. 1826, near Eshowe, Zululand [now in South Africa]—died Feb. 8, 1884, Eshowe), last great king of the independent...
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Anglo-Zulu War

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Anglo-Zulu War, also known as Zulu War, decisive six-month war in 1879 in Southern Africa, resulting in British victory over the Zulus. During the second...
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King Dinuzulu

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Dinuzulu kaCetshwayo succeeded Cetshwayo as king of the Zulu nation in 1884. At the time, Zululand was experiencing a process of national disintegration. After the...
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King Hintsa

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King Hintsa was born in 1789 and died a painful and brutal death on the 12th February 1835 along the banks of Nqabara river (Lower...
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Makhanda (Nxele)

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Makhanda (sometimes called Makana), also known as Nxele (the left-handed), lived from about 1790 to 1820 and was a skillful Xhosa military leader, orator, philosopher,...
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Xhosa

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The four major ethnic divisions among Black South Africans are the Nguni, Sotho, Shangaan-Tsonga, and Venda. The Nguni represent nearly two-thirds of South Africa’s Black...