18. King Tatila Akufuna (1884 - 1885)

30 October 2014
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  • He was the eldest son of Mwana’ Mulena Imbuwa Mulambwa.
  • He ascended to the throne by coup d’état which was led by Ngambela Mataa and overthrew Lubosi Lewanika in 1884.
  • The coup was however reversed in 1885, and Lewanika regained the throne
  • His capital was Lealui
  • He utilized all the former regiments
  • His Ngambela was Mataa
  • He was ousted on 04th November, 1885 and fled to Mashukulumbwe region where he was assassinated by Mulanziana Sitwala, c. 1887.

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