18-Jun-2021 to 10:27

Kaunda: Southern Africa’s liberation hero

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — The late former Zambian president Kenneth Kaunda was the last of a generation of African leaders that fought for the political liberation of the continent during the last half of the 20th century.

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17-Jun-2021 to 15:09

Zambia's founding president Kaunda dies at 97

APA-Lusaka (Zambia) — Zambia's first post-independence president Kenneth Kaunda died on Thursday, days after being admitted in hospital for a suspected pneumonia ailment.

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30-Apr-2021 to 11:53

Ramaphosa mourns Zulu monarch regent

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday condoled the Zulu royal family and nation following the untimely death of Queen Shiyiwe Mantfombi Dlamini Zulu, the Regent of the Zulu nation, on Thursday.

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30-Apr-2021 to 05:32

Regent of S/Africa’s Zulu nation dies, month after appointment

APA-Durban (South Africa) — Queen Shiyiwe Mantfombi Dlamini Zulu, regent of South Africa’s Zulu nation, has died, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi confirmed on Thursday night.

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02-Apr-2021 to 11:41

Ramaphosa pays tribute to Winnie Mandela at memorial

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday paid tribute to late Winnie Madikizela-Mandela for her great deeds in keeping the struggle against apartheid alive in the country while her fellow leaders were either at locked up on Robben Island or in exile abroad.

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15-Mar-2021 to 12:06

S/Africa: Military honours for Zwelithini at night burial – Family

APA-Durban (South Africa) — South Africa’s late King Goodwill Zwelithini will be “planted” at a men-only burial ceremony on Thursday night, a prominent royal family member announced on Monday.

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12-Mar-2021 to 13:40

Tributes pour in for S/Africa’s King Goodwill Zwelithini

APA-Durban (South Africa) — Tributes poured in on Friday following the death of King Goodwill Zwelithini, one of South Africa’s most powerful and influential traditional leaders who succumbed to a diabetes-related illness earlier in the day.

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