16. King Mwanawina II (1876 - 1878)

30 October 2014
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  • He was declared as the ruler of the Lozi August, 1876 at Katongo, Sesheke.
  • The succession proceedings were finalized and he ascended to the throne in October, 1876.
  • He was ousted by his nobles, who preferred his cousin, Lubosi, in May, 1878. He was killed by poison and starvation in 1879 on an island namely Ng’ambwe.
  • His capital was Liandwe
  • His regiment was Kabeti
  • His Ngambela was Mamili
  • His shrine is in Ng’ambwe, Sesheke District

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