President Cyril Ramaphosa attends coronation ceremony of Queen of Balobedu, 7 Apr

President Cyril Ramaphosa will tomorrow, 7 April 2018, attend the coronation ceremony of the Queen of Balobedu at Mokwakwaila Stadium in Bolobedu, Ga-Modjadji, Limpopo Province.

The Balobedu Queenship was officially recognised in March 2016 after the Commission on Traditional Leadership Disputes and Claims (CTLDC) conducted research on the status of the Balobedu as per the claims submitted to the CTLDC. It is the first Queenship in the Republic of South Africa.

Source: Government of South Africa