Sakalava are an ethnic group of Madagascar. They were organised into different tribal monarchies headed by different dynasties. Particularly of interest is that they allowed female succession, with some kingdoms being ruled by only women. The Sakalava kingdoms included Sakalava Bemihisatra of Nosy BeSakalava Bemihisatra of AnalalavaSakalava Bemazava /Nosy FalySakalava Menabe Sakalava Menabe Late Princess... Continue Reading →
Prince Bandzile Dlamini of Eswatini has officially married his now wife according to swati marriage traditions ina ceremony called Ku Teka. The event was attended by Royal siblings, uncles, aunts and royal relatives. Prince Bandzile is son to King Mswati III and Lesotho born Queen Inkhosikati laHwala. Congratulations to the c Photos :supplied © The... Continue Reading →
HM Obi Nduka Ezeagwuna of Oligbo Kingdom, Issele-uku Aniocha north area of Delta state Nigeria stepped out for the Ine Aho annual festival. Photos : Obi Nduka Ezeagwuna / Instagram © The African Royal Families. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, rewritten or redistributed without permission.
Wishing HM King (Omukama) Oyo Rukidi IV of Tooro Kingdom, Uganda a happy 26th coronation anniversary. Second most famous and influential ugandan King Now 29 years, he was crowned world's youngest King in 1995 when he succeded his late father King (Omukama) Patrick Olimi III Kaboyo. https://www.instagram.com/p/CFCWFIxnoPx/?utm_medium=copy_link King Oyo Rukidi IV is the son of... Continue Reading →
Zulu reed dance 2021 or Umkhosi Womhlanga 2021 held at eMachobeni royal palace and the second part at eNyokeni Royal Palace KwaNongoma to mark the 37 years since its revival by late King Goodwill Zwelithini kaBhekuzulu of Zulu kingdom, South Africa. Photos : ©@enhlemedia , Zulu land district municipality Photos : ©@enhlemedia , Zulu land... Continue Reading →
Angola is today a republic country located in Southern Africa region. The country is usually called land of Kings due to it's name Angola which is derived from the title Ngola which means King in Ndongo kingdom. It is a country with many ethnic groups with their own monarchical systems which were destroyed by the... Continue Reading →
President Samia Suluhu Hassan of Tanzania was honoured by the traditional royal chiefs and monarchs of Tanzania ethnic groups through her installation as honorary head of chiefs. The president has advocated for importance of culture "utamaduni" and history. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=viNH3VqJGWI © The African Royal Families. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, rewritten or... Continue Reading →
We sadly announce the death of HM Alaketu Oba Adeboyega Adefowora JP of Ketu, Lagos state, Nigeria who has passed away. He was married to one wife with children. © The African Royal Families. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, rewritten or redistributed without permission.
King or Kumkani Mangaliso Ndamase ii is the current reigning monarch of AmaMpondo aseNyandeni or western Pondoland, South Africa. The Mpondo people (amaMpondo) have had two kingdoms. Eastern pondoland or amaMpondo aseQaukeni is the great royal house while Western pondoland or amaMpondo aseNyandeni is the right house. 📷 © @sasa_khwaza He is the son of... Continue Reading →
Mwami (King) Naluhwindja Tony Chibwire V is the reigning traditional monarch of the Luhwindja kingdom today found in Democratic Republic of Congo. Born in 1990,he succeded his late father in 2001 being crowned at a young age of 10/11. Luhwindja or chefferie de Luhwindja as it is commonly referred in Congo is a traditional monarchy... Continue Reading →