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CULTURE

Meet Ngunis From KZN Who Are Still Fighting For Their Language To Be Recognized In Limpopo

Ndebeles are not happy that their language, is not recognized as an official language. They also want their children to be taught about their heritage and culture. The small community of MaNdebele in Makopane, Limpopo, says they find no reason to celebrate Heritage day until they are listed as an official language, They are afraid that the language will die if it's not among the official languages.

  2 months ago ago
Meet Ngunis From KZN Who Are Still Fighting For Their Language To Be Recognized In Limpopo

CULTURE

Ndebele Tribe Vs Zulu Tribe - everything you need to know

The Northern Ndebele people (Northern Ndebele: amaNdebele; an offshoot of the Zulu of South Africa) are a Bantu ethnic group in Southern Africa. They speak a language called isiNdebele. The Northern Ndebele were historically referred to as the Matabele which derives from the Sesotho expression thebetelele derived from two words “thebe” meaning shield and “telele” meaning tall.

  1 month ago ago
Ndebele Tribe Vs Zulu Tribe - everything you need to know

AGRICULTURE

Mokopane Potgietersrus history

MOKOPANE POTGIETERSRUS HISTORY         Mokopane was officially renamed from Potgietersrus to Mokopane in 2003.   The town was established by the Voortrekkers and named Potgietersrus after the Voortrekker leader Piet Potgieter. It is home to the Northern Ndebele speaking tribes, English, Afrikaans, Northern Sotho, and XiTsonga speakers.   Five kingdoms in the vicinity of the town are Kekana (Moshate), Langa (Mapela), Gegana (Mshade), Lebelo (Garasvlei) and Langa (Bakenburg). The town was supposed to

  1 year ago ago
Mokopane Potgietersrus history

POLITICS

The truth behind original Northern Ndebele people (Zimbabwean)

The Northern Ndebele people (Northern Ndebele: amaNdebele; represents a dialect of Zulu in Zimbabwe) are a Bantu ethnic group in Southern Africa.

  8 months ago ago
The truth behind original Northern Ndebele people (Zimbabwean)