New Zulu king topped in South Africa

Misuzulu ka Zwelithini has been topped the Zulu king in a conventional ceremony in South Africa.

The coronation comes after a year-long household feud, the place some royals had argued he was not the rightful inheritor to the throne, with claims that the late king’s will was solid.

Hundreds of individuals gathered on the KwaKhangelamankengane Palace in KwaZulu-Natal to see the brand new king, who entered the sacred cattle kraal to invoke his ancestors earlier than being introduced to each the dwelling and the useless as the brand new Zulu monarch.

The throne has no formal political energy however remains to be influential as a fifth of South Africa’s inhabitants is Zulu.