King Shaka Day celebrations postponed

File: Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini KaBhekuzulu is mourning the death of one of his sons, Prince Butho.

File: Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini KaBhekuzulu is mourning the death of one of his sons, Prince Butho.

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JOHANNESBUG - Zulu King, Goodwill Zwelithini KaBhekuzulu is mourning the death of one of his sons, Prince Butho.

Zulu Traditional Prime Minister, Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi says Prince Butho died after a long illness.

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As a result UMkhosi weLembe or King Shaka’s Day celebrations scheduled for Sunday have been postponed to 29 September.

Buthelezi says a new date will soon be set for the second leg of the land Imbizo.