Week #4 Moshoeshoe blesses the cannibals bellies

When the cannibals that had eaten Old Peete were brought to Moshoeshoe, he would not have them killed. He had a duty to honour Old Peete, and he did this by arranging a burial ceremony over the bellies of the cannibals. Moshoeshoe and Mobe, the medicine man, took turns blessing the stomachs of the cannibals Read more about Week #4 Moshoeshoe blesses the cannibals bellies[…]

Mzilikazi Book 1

Week #3 Mzilikazi 1: A Khumalo Prince

Once a trusted general, Mzilikazi forced Shaka’s hand by defying him. Not able to withstand ongoing conflict with the great Shaka, Mzilikazi is forced to embark on what is now called his ‘Great Road’. Buy the City Press each Sunday for an extract from the Our Story series. See the link below for the Mzilikazi Read more about Week #3 Mzilikazi 1: A Khumalo Prince[…]

Week #1 campaign: Battle of Mhlatuze River

These stories have it all: intrigue, drama and magic. In The Battle of Mhlatuze River, read how Zwide sends ‘… his sister, the beautiful Ntombazana, as his ambassador to Dingiswayo, accompanied by an attractive cousin. She was to win the love of Dingiswayo and, secretly, she was to obtain some item he was wearing for Read more about Week #1 campaign: Battle of Mhlatuze River[…]