Prince mfonrifum Nabil Mbombo Njoya was crowned sultan King of Bamoun kingdom of Bamoun people of Cameroon immediately after his fathers funeral on Friday 7th October 2021. His father late King sultan Ibrahim Mbombo Njoya was the 19th Nfon (King) of Bamoun people since 1992. Uniquely enough, he was crowned alongside his biological sister. Tradition... Continue Reading →
Benin kingdom or empire is currently a traditional kingdom located in Nigeria. It is mainly inhabited by the Edo people and has existed since the precolonial days being referred in history as one of the most powerful empires in West Africa. It is also famous for its bronze sculptures and artwork that shocked the colonialists... Continue Reading →
Botswana is a made of 8 principal or major tribes or ethnic groups that are headed by a monarch today called a paramount chief (kgosi) who were initially kings before the colonial era. They include: BaMangwatoBaKoena / BaKwenaBaTlokwaBaNgakwetse BaRolongBalete / BaMaleteBaTawana BaKagtla National House of Chiefs / Ntlo ya Dikgosi (Botswana ) is an advisory... Continue Reading →
Today marks tge 5th death anniversary of late King (Mwami) Kigeli V Ndahindurwa of Rwanda who died in 2016 in exile. Members of the Rwanda royal dynasty young and old, visited Mwima mausoleum to this occasion of remembrance. King Kigeli V of the Kingdom of Rwanda was the last reigning monarch of Rwanda between 1959-... Continue Reading →
It is the Royal wedding anniversary of HM King Makhosoke II Mabhena of Ndebele Kingdom, South Africa and HRH Princess Sekhothali Seeiso of Lesotho, now HM Queen Sekhothali Mabhena of Ndebele who married in 2019.
Today is the 60th death and assassination anniversary of HRH Prince Louis Rwagasore of Burundi. He was eldest son of King Mwambutsa IV and Queen Kanyonga of Burundi. He was married to a hutu lady Princess Marierose Ntakimevyo in 1959. The prince was an advocate for Burundian independence against the Belgian colonial government. He founded... Continue Reading →
Bamoun (Bamun) people are an ethnic group currently inhabiting Cameroon. They formerly existed as a monarchical nation called kingdom of Bamun ruled by kings or sultans. Today the monarch of the Bamoun still exist but only as a traditional entity, however thhey hold immense unseen power with their people. His traditional title is Mfon which... Continue Reading →