Zini News – June 2021

According to the clever people, we’re halfway through winter! Winter solstice will happen on Monday 21 June 2021. Roll on summer! We have had a particularly important visitor in Zini on Monday 17 May. His Worship Mayor Dlamini, Municipal Manager Mnguni and all the...

Zini news – May 2021

It seems the nearer we get to winter; the faster time goes. Can you believe we are in MAY! Winter is predicted to be an exceptionally long and very cold winter, and with the Lesotho Mountains already covered in snow, it’s hard to argue with the clever people! The hot...

Zini News – April 2021

So far so good, according to the authorities, as far as Covid is concerned. Let’s not let our guard down and celebrate  just yet, as the threat of a third wave is ever present. We all carry the responsibility to make sure that our friends and family are safe and...

Zini News – March 2021

Isn’t it lovely to have some measure of freedom again, and to go to the beach. Many of us hardly make it to the beach, but boy, when it closed, we all needed to be there as if our lives depended on it! Please don’t let your guard down though, it’ll be a long time...

Mtunzini Fun Fact: Strelitzia

Mtunzini Fun Fact: Strelitzia or giant bird of paradise flower is a genus of five species of perennial plants, native to South Africa. It belongs to the plant family Strelitziaceae. The genus is named after the duchy of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, birthplace of Queen...