The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

Maidens from different districts of the Eastern Cape Province More »

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

Left is Mamokgethi Mohapi age 22 speaking on behalf of the maidens with Nongenile Nyoka (Veteran virginity tester) More »

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

Young virgins fearlessly dressed in traditional iinkciyo attires in celebration of the old Xhosa ritual called Inkciyo More »

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

From the left :Chief Nonkonyane (Chairperson of ECHOTL), Chief Buyanda Mathanzima and Chief Ntandoyezwe Ndamase More »

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

Left is Cllr Zoleka Capa (Portfolio Committee on Social Development ) and Nongenile Nyoka (Veteran virginity tester) More »

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

The Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders revives an old Ritual Inkciyo

Maidens showcasing their practices singing traditional music, drama performances and dances More »

 

JOC ESTABLISHED TO MONITOR ULWALUKO

A Provincial Joint Operations Centre (JOC) has been activated to monitor, align resources and co-ordinate efforts of the District and Metro monitoring teams during the summer traditional initiation season.

The JOC is led by the department of Co-operative Governance and Traditional Affairs in collaboration the Eastern Cape House of Traditional Leaders, Department of Health and members of the South African Police Services (SAPS). The JOC is housed at the SAPS Head Quarters in Zwelitsha.

PROVINCIAL SESSION TO FINALISE THE DEVELOPMENT OF SMALL TOWNS

The Department of Cooperative Governance and Traditional Affairs (COGTA-EC) has been assigned to lead the process of developing the Small Town Development Framework for the entire Eastern Cape Province.  

Imvuselelo prayer for ulwaluko