Week #6 Sekhukhune: Greatest of the Pedi Kings

The brave resistance of Sekhukhune ended in a bloody battle which the British would not have won without the help of the Swazis. Under the light of a full moon, the Swazis gathered with hardly a sound, forming an eerie, cloud-like mass of shifting shadow with the waving plumes on their heads.

 

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Buy the City Press each Sunday for an extract from the Our Story series. See the link below for the Sekhukhune: Greatest of the Pedi Kings extract which was published on 4 September 2016.

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