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Chair of House of Traditional Leaders placed on suspension

24 April 2020, 7:03 AM

Eastern Cape Traditional Affairs MEC, Xolile Nqata has precautionary suspended the chairperson of the House of Traditional Leaders, Nkosi Mwelo Nonkonyane for allegedly contravening the lockdown regulations.


EC House of Traditional Leaders to announce decision on initiation school amid COVID-19

18 April 2020, 5:01 PM

Communities in the Eastern Cape will know in a week’s time whether or not the June initiation season will be suspended.

WATCH: President Ramaphosa addresses opening of National House of Traditional Leaders

25 February 2020, 10:29 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa is addressing the annual official opening of the National House of Traditional Leaders.

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Limpopo house of traditional leaders calls for resolution to kingship dispute

13 April 2019, 8:15 PM

The house of traditional leadership in Limpopo has called on the Ramabulana family to resolve the kingship dispute that is currently before the courts.

Former president Kgalema Motlanthe was quoted as saying majority of traditional leaders are acting as village tin-pot dictators to the village people.

House of traditional leaders blast Motlanthe

24 May 2018, 6:50 PM

The house of traditional leaders says they have been insulted by the weekend statement of former president Kgalema Motlanthe on the issue of communal land.

WATCH: Debate of the National House of Traditional Leaders

1 March 2018, 10:03 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa is attending and responding to the debate in the National House of Traditional Leaders (NHTL) in Parliament, Cape Town.

WATCH: Ramaphosa addressing House of Traditional Leaders

27 February 2018, 10:11 AM

President Cyril Ramaphosa is in Parliament opening the National House of Traditional Leaders.

Recent deaths of senior royals devastating for King Zwelithini: Royal Household

8 August 2020, 6:30 PM

The Zulu Royal Household says the recent death of several senior royals from the AmaZulu Royal family has been devastating to King Goodwill Zwelithini.

Mkhize calls on traditional leaders to help lower rate of COVID-19 infection in rural communities

7 August 2020, 8:53 PM

Health Minister Doctor Zweli Mkhize has called on traditional leaders to help stop the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) in rural communities in KwaZulu-Natal by ensuring that people do not hold large gatherings or funerals.


Traditional nurse arrested in Eastern Cape for running initiation school

12 April 2020, 8:20 PM

A traditional nurse has been arrested in Libode in the Eastern Cape for allegedly running an illegal initiation school.



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