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Izibongo zeNkosi uNdaba

Izibongo zeNkosi uNdaba UNdaba kaSonani bathi: ‘Wonani’? Abantu behlezi nemihlambi yabo. EyawoMababela wakoGabela. Ozingel’ amahlath’ azavungama, Az’ athi ‘Nhiya Nhi’ Namuhla kakunyamazana Az’ amlobolele ngentshontsho lempunzikazi. Obeyalala wangangemifula, Obeyavuka wangangezintaba. UTshikazana lwakithi lwakwaGcabashe Luya luhlezi luya ludlondlobele, Lubek’ izihlang’ emadolweni, Luqaphel’ imihlambi yezindlakubi, YawoMababela wakoGabela.  

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Izibongo zeNkosi uJama

Izibongo zeNkosi uJama UJama kaNdaba, Ujama akaluthwana kangakanani Nasenhlamvini yomkhont’ angenela, Nasengatsheni angaphathelela. Obengumqingo wanga yitshe laseZihlalo, Ebelingalayezwa ngabaphath’ izindlela, Thina bamaklwa singathath’ ichoba sophule. UMabopha wakithi kwaZwangendaba Ongibophe zaluk’ inhlazane nemfuduluko. Obabis’ ihlaba elikuMahogo; Othabis’ idukumbane elikuNgcingci Owahlafun’ umlom’ engadli lutho, WangokaLuhlafu wawoNogeqwa. Ujama ubengabongwa injenje yaseMabuleni. Omvukazi zinonye zal’ ukuwela, Inga zintandathu zingagubhuza. […]

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Izibongo zeNkosi uSolomoni

Izibongo zeNkosi uSolomoni Inkayishama enkulu kaMenzi! Ephuz’ umlaza ngameva. USaphumalithi iphekiwe Endlini kokaNtuzwa. Usiba olusenkundleni oSuthu, Luntula lo ongaluthintayo. Ulanga lisehlule amadoda, Sesingamavikithi. Umpondo zinde zingamagudu ezinyathi. Ugwababa liphethe umgodo, Nonloyil’ angalibuk’ zakhanuke, Ungcede onyonkel’ isife singawi, Unogwaj’ oshiy’ izinja zasOndini Indaba yenziwe uLokothwayo ezalwa uZembe Yenziwe oMankulumana ezalwa uSomaphunga Yenziwe uNdabankulu ezalwa uLukhwazi Yenziwe […]

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Izibongo zeNkosi uSenzangakhona

Izibongo zamakhosi akwaZulu Phambilini sike saloba ngezimbongi nangomsebenzi wazo, lana sibhala ngezibongo zamakhosi akwaZulu, njengoba onke amakhosi enezibongo zawo. Nazi izibongo zeNkosi uSenzangakhona zilandela.   Izibongo zeNkosi uSenzangakhona Umjokwana kaNdaba, ’sala kutshelwa Usal’ ukunyenyezelwa. UMenzi kaNdaba Ibhid’ elinamathetha nangezinyembezi, LinjengelikaPhiko waseBulawini. Inyath’ ehamb’ isengam’ amazibuko InjengoMzingeli kuMamfekane. Ozithebe zihle, uMjokwane, Ozithebe zihle zidlel’ amancasakazi Odl’ […]

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Izibongo zeNkosi uCetshwayo

Izibongo zeNkosi uCetshwayo Uzulu laduma obala, Lapho kungemunga kungemtholo. UHlamvana bhula mlilo; Ubaswe uMantshonga benoGqelemana. Inzima lemnyama, Engabubende bezingonyama, Ibiqhutshwa uMseleni benoNgalaza; Bathi ifanele ukuyosikwa  izihlangu eMkhweyantaba. Bathi: iyekeleni ubumnyama bayo buyasabeka; Ifanele ukuyawucela imvuka kaNkosinkulu. Unqabelabantu ukudonsa; UManz’ aphuma ezimbotsheni zoMtshezi. Isiguqa esizifulele ngamahlamvu, Enqabeni kwaDludluma kokaMsweli. Umsindo okuNtilingwe ngowani? Ubangwa abaseNtengweni nabakwaKhinya; Uxokozelelwe […]

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Umlando wesizwe saseMbo

IsingenisoIzwekazi laseAfrika lihlala abantu abehlukene, kungaba ngebala noma ngolimi abalukhulumayo nangenqubo yempilo yabo. Kulabantu kukhona ababizwa ngama’hamites’ nama ‘shemites’ kanye nabantu. Izizwe zihlukene ngezigaba. Kukhona okuthiwa abeNguni ngenxa yolimi abalukhulumayo. Enzalweni yamaNguni kukhona azibiza ngokuthi bangamaNguni angamaDebe, amaNguni angamalala kanye namaNguni angabaMbo ekuyibo esikhuluma ngabo lapha. Batholakala eNingizimu Afrika, esifundazweni sakwaZulu-Natali bazibiza ngokuthi bangabaMbo, abantu bakwaMkhize. […]

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