Tag : Bhaca people

Madzikane KaZulu
25 Mar
3:38

Madzikane KaZulu

Madzikane was the founder and a King of the Bhaca people. Before him his father’s tribe was known as AbakwaZelemu but after Madzikane had united many multitudes of deferent people and deferent tribes his nation was known as amaBhaca consisting of many tribes including amaZulu akwaZelemu, amaWushe, amaNqolo,amaNzelu, amaZizi, amaNjilo,abaseNhlwangini, amaQwabe, abaThembu etc….

Bhaca people
06 Mar
8:19

Bhaca people

The Bhaca people or amaBhaca are an ethnic group in South Africa, mainly found in the small towns of the former Transkei homeland, Mount Frere and Umzimkhulu, and surrounding areas (a region that the Bhaca people call kwaBhaca, or “place of the Bhaca”). Their language, isiBhaca, is Xhosa with strong Zulu and some Swati influences. The origin of their name is unclear. The word ukubhaca in Nguni languages means to…