Breaking News - 9th October 2022
His Majesty King Mbandu
IV, Joćo Pedro Mussole In Lumbala Nguimbu, Angola Pledges
Unification of All His People In Angola and The Diaspora
By Courtesy of
Angolapress. First Reported by Domingo,
His Majesty King Mbandu IV, Joćo Pedro Musole seated on the
throne. On the left is the Mbunda monarch Prime Minister,
His Right Honorable, Daniel Ngulungu Musenge
Kavongo. Seated on the right is the current Mbunda monarch
Queen and an unidentified palace official being attentive.
Lumbala Nguimbo - The reorganization of the Mbunda tribe,
spread across six countries on the African continent, and
the resolution of tribal struggles are the main objectives
of the new King of the Mbundas, Joćo Pedro Mussole "Mwene
Also included in the actions of the new
Mbunda sovereign are the enhancement of cultural traits and
healthy coexistence with other tribes in Angola, the
Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Namibia, Sudan, Zimbabwe
and South Africa.
Mwene Mbandu IV explained that
there are children of her tribe who live in a minority,
mainly in Sudan, where her people originated, and in South
Africa, who need to be rescued and accept to know the
culture of their ancestors.
The then pastor of the
Union of Evangelical Churches of Angola (UIEA), born in
Lumbala-Nguimbo, municipality of Bundas, replaced the late
Mbandu Lifuti "Mwene Mbandu III", who in life was a man of
vision of the world, a staunch defender of African culture,
with comprehensive wisdom and an expert historian.
the act of enthronement and presentation to the people, the
governor of Moxico, Ernesto Mwangala, characterized the
Mbunda Kingdom as a partner of the State in solving social
problems, and therefore appealed for unconditional support
to this traditional power.
The enthronement ceremony
of King Mwene Mbandu IV was filled with various rituals,
folk dances, maquixi (clown) exhibition, offering of
monetary values, agricultural products among other goods.
Afterwards, the new 64-year-old king went to the
official residence (nganda), in the company of princes,
regedores, sobas, advisers and other members of the
traditional court, from some regions of the country and the
The inauguration ceremony was witnessed by
the king of the Tchokwe people, Mwatchissengue Wa-Tembo.
The communicative Mbunda people, with a population of 15
million, are one of the oldest and majority ethnic groups in
According to history, it has its
origins in Ancient Sudan, which. In 1400, I was among the
Bantu groups that emigrated across the continent, settling
in Kola, formerly Zaire and now the Democratic Republic of
They spread to Angola (Moxico and Cuando
Cubango provinces), Zambia, Namibia, Zimbabwe, South Africa
and a minority in other African countries.
Mbunda is a designation that can be found in several other
languages, referring to the soil. Literally means red or red
earth, but it can also mean meat.
In Angola, this
people developed by keeping together and consolidating their
culture, language and sovereignty in the territory between
the North of the Lungebungo River, south of the Cuando River
and west of the Kueve River, centuries before the arrival of
the Portuguese colonialists.