Nazareth Baptist Church is the second largest ,African initiated church based in SouthAfrica ,founded in 1910.It reveres Shembe as a prophet sent by God to restore the teachings of Moses ,the prophets and Jesus. Members are Sabbath -observers and avoid pork,smoking and premarital sex.
How did Siphokazi Mbali Nyandeni go from being an outcast from the Nazareth Shembe congregation to being engaged to one of them? All in one week. Just last week Nyandeni was kicked out publicly from the group of Shembe congregants that were dancing in the streets of Durban; KwaZulu Natal.
This morning, South Africa woke up to shocking news after it was revealed that a 50 year old pastor was arrested arrested in a rural Libode village for marrying a 15-year-old girl in what has been described as ukuthwala (forced marriage). But the young bride came out guns blazing saying she was in a happy relationship with the pastor.
Tears have been wiped away by a luncheon by Nyazilwezulu for the woman who was humiliated by the Nazarenes while dancing with them. It will be recalled that the woman was embarrassed during a Nazarene march in Durban two weeks ago. Ms Mbali Nyandeni, who has been making headlines for her video released by social media, was in Buhleni on Thursday.
Gauteng - The Hawks' Serious Commercial Crime Investigation arrested a 43-year-old Steve Tshwete Municipality employee on charges of fraud. The suspect is said to have committed 40 counts of fraud at the municipality. It is alleged that on October 2018, she presented herself to the complainants that she had the authority to receive monies for RDP houses. The RDP houses were be built at Rockdale, Middelburg and Nyandeni asked members of the community to pay deposits before she could allocate the houses. "Almost
R700K RDP FRAUD SUSPECT BACK IN CUSTODY Sfiso Khumalo was bust after the Hawks were following right after him for misrepresentation.
Prophet in deep trouble after attempting to marry a 15-year-old girl: I dreamt that I should marry her
The 15-year-old girl went to the Prophet because of a headache, but he regarded her as his wife. The girl found herself trapped in a strange house and her gogo was replaced with ukuthwala. She was saved, but she did not know how much she suffered!
Prince Zukisani Ndamase's hustle has brought him to Mzansi's small screen. Recently he appeared on Mzansi Magic's The Queen. Ndamase was born in March 1989 at Nyandeni village near Libode in the Eastern Cape. Even though he had done computer studies he said his passion lies in the media. He has been working hard promoting gospel artists and their music. He also prides himself as a backing vocalist. Ndamase has been featured in a few of Mzansi's movies that include Beautifully Broken, Umemulo and I Survived.
Illegally initiation school closed https://www.facebook.com/599420080156332/posts/3348896595208653/ Law enforcement officers shutdown illegally initiation school along the N2 road between East London and king William,s town Initiation school are still suspended under alert level 1 Initiation is suspended under Alert Level 1 lockdown, and those who organise the ritual, are in breach of lockdown regulations. The raids took place on Monday in Buffalo City Metro Municipality and Nyandeni Local Municipality, confirmed