Chief Mangosuthu Buthelezi Retirement From Politics

while South Africa’s Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) is now in decline, between its founding in 1975 and the run-up to the first democratic elections in 1994, it played a key, but complicated role in South African politics. For all that time, it was led by Inkosi Mangosuthu Buthelezi, who as leader of the KwaZulu bantustan at various times collaborated with the apartheid state and the African National Congress (ANC). In the late 1980s and early […]