Activities in Mthatha - 2016-03-08

Mthatha Activities: Madiba Trail:  A trail named after President Nelson Mandela’s clan of the Thembu royal family. The trail leads hikers to, among others, Qunu where he grew up and the University of Fort Hare.  The Bunga:  A domed building that has served as the seat of the Transkei Parliament for more than half a ... more

Mthatha history - 2016-03-08

Mthatha (formerly Umtata) is the main town of the King Sabata Dalindyebo Municipality in Eastern Cape province of South Africa. The town has an airport, previously known by the name K D Matanzima Airport after former leader Kaiser Matanzima.   It was a military post for the colonial forces in 1882, and the town itself was founded in 1883... more

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