Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi turns 92.

One of the most prominent South African politician Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi celebrates hos 92nd birthday shortly after his recovery from Corona Virus. He had a small party at Kwaphindagene home with family and close friends. Mangosuthu was born on 27th August 1928.

As a great man he is, he holds many titles to his name;

  • Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi of kwaphindagene, inkosi or chief of Buthelezi clan since 1953
  • Prime minister of Zulu kingdom, South Africa
  • Founder of Inkatha freedom Party (president from 1975-2019)
  • South African politician
  • He also is referred to as Shenge, a praise name.

He is the son of late Inkosi (chief) Mathole Buthelezi and princess Magogo kaDinuzulu, daughter of late King Dinuzulu of Zulu kingdom, South Africa. He is therefore a great grandson of King Cetshwayo Zulu whom he potrayed in the film.

He was married to late Princess Irene Buthelezi from 1952 until her death in 2019. They have 8 children, 3 sons and 5 daughters.

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