Attention has little to do with king's legacy

Illustrious history explains world's fascination with Zulu monarch's death

19 March 2021 - 07:48
By Fred Khumalo

I couldn’t help laughing at the fulminations from people who could not understand why King Goodwill Zwelithini’s death was finding so much traction in mainstream media, a privilege that has not been enjoyed by other African kings.

This article is reserved for Sunday Times subscribers.

A subscription gives you full digital access to all Sunday Times content.

Please visit in your desktop to view our latest subscription options.

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Sign In

Questions or problems? Email or call 0860 52 52 00.