PHOTO - EMDENI EMDN01
PHOTO - EMDENI
EMDENI VILLAGE, Umzimkhulu KwaZulu-Natal. Emdeni is a Nguni rural village resided by AmaBhaca which are Ngunis under King Msingaphantsi son of King Mdutyana who was the son of King Madzikane the famous king of the AmaBhaca who reigned at the same time as Shaka Zulu. King Madzikane was the son of King Khalimeshe who was the descendent of King Zelemu from the genealogy of King Mnguni of Ntu. Emdeni is historical as it has some of the descendants of King Zelemu and it is dominated by AmaBhaca surnames like Zulu Khalimeshe, Prince Basikele Njikinja Msingaphantsi resided in this small village and he is the direct descendent of King Mdutyana son of King Madzikane, there are other AmaBhaca surnames like Didi Vebi Wabane and dominated by AmaTolo Dlangamandla.