Gqikazi (or Kwa Gqikazi)

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Physical Address

Eshowe
3815

Postal Address

PO Box 37
Eshowe
3815

Description

This homestead was built and named 'the abode of the slave'by King Mpande at a time when he was threatened by king Dingane. Mpande fled to Natal, but waslater to overthrow Dingane (in 1840).A second Kwa Gqikazi was built in Ulundi but burned by British troops after the Battle of Ulundi in July 1879.


    

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