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Xolile Njapha’s family history

Long time ago the family of Njapha they lived at Enkanyisweni and the father of the family was Khulabenkosi Njapha and Khothimbi Nzama they lived with their nine children. Their first child was Lungelwalihle Njapha followed by Bonabemkhuza Njapha then Futhimbi Njapha who died when she was 19 years old and the fifth was Zinhlemanzini […]

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Umlando kaNcheleni Lizzy Sibiya – Isishoshovu somphakathi waseCongo, Inanda

Umlando Sixoxisane noKhindi Nelisiwe Sibiya oyingane kaMkhokheli Nchelani Lizzie Sibiya. Wayaziwa ngokuthi uMkhokheli. Wazalelwa endaweni yaseKranskop esigodini saseMabovini ngonyaka ka 1930 wakhulela khona, wagana wathola izingane iziyisithupha, ezine zazo zesashona. UNelisiwe uyingane yokugcina. Ngemuva kokudlula emhlabeni kukamyeni kaNcheleni Lizzie Sibiya wabona ukuthi akafudukele edolobheni laseThekwini ukuze akwazi ukusebenza ondle izingane zakhe. Wafikela endaweni yaKwa Mashu […]

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Umlando kaKhuzimpi ‘Mdaka’ Shezi

Mhla zingu 9 March 2011 sibenengxoxo noMnumzane Elphas Mdingiswa Shezi owazalwa ngomhlaka 1 July 1966 ongumfowabo wokugcina ezinganeni zikaMaMgwaba Shezi ozala uKhuzimpi. UKhuzimpi Raphael Shezi wazalelwa endaweni yaseMzinto esigodini saseMthethacala kwaMbiyane. Igama ayaziwa noma ebizwa ngalo izinsizwa uMdaka. Wazalwa mhlaka 9 kuNtulikazi ngonyaka ka1958. Uyise kwakunguLanga Shezi unina kunguAgnes Lali Mgwaba, babusiswa ngezingane eziyi 13. Kungabafana […]

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AWG Champion

Youth Allison Wessels George Champion was born the 4th December 1893 at Sans Souci School, Lower Tugela, Natal. His father whose native surname was Patiya Mhlongo, had been adopted by an American Board Missionary and given the surname of Champion. The young Champion attended school at Amanzimtoti Training Institute, where he became known as a […]

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Baleka Mbete

Baleka Mbete is the first woman to be elected National Chairperson of the ANC and an outspoken proponent for women’s rights. Chairperson Mbete grew up as the eldest girl in a family of eight children. The expectations of this role forged budding leadership qualities. Inspired by the women in her life, namely her grandmother and […]

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S’yabonga Shezi family history

My name is S’yabonga Shezi and I am from Georgedale in Hammarsdale. My family clan are Zulus, my mother’s surname is Shezi and my father’s surname is Dlamini. I don’t know my grandfather from my father’s side because he passed away when I was only a couple of months old. The ritual practice that we […]

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