Brussels 09.11.2020 South Africa Gauteng province police confirmed that the son of King Goodwill Zwelithini, who was found dead. Prince Lethukuthula Zulu, eldest son of King Goodwill Zwelithini of the Zulus, died this Saturday, November 7, 2020. Prince Mangosuthu Buthelezi announced the sad news in a statement. The cause of his death has not been specified immediately.
The police chief Mathapelo Peters said the inquest docket opened during the weekend had since been altered to a murder docket.
“The inquest docket opened at Honeydew police station on November 6 to further investigate the circumstances surrounding the death of Prince Lethukuthula Zulu at the Graceland One residential complex in Northworld has been converted to a murder case, based on preliminary evidence emerging from the initial investigation,” she said.
“Confirmation of the exact cause of death is dependent on the postmortem that is yet to be concluded.”
The prince’s body was found by security guards at his apartment.
At present the Zulu monarchy Prince Lethukuthula Zulu, who died under mysterious circumstances at his apartment in Northwold, Johannesburg, following what is believed to have been a break-in, but now is assessed as murder.
With his massive net worth valued at $19 million, King Goodwill Kabhekuzulu enjoys luxury lifestyle, he also receives lots of grants as well as luxuries including travel by private jets.
The monarch of the Zulu people which is the biggest ethnic group in South Africa receives a yearly allowance of $6 million to fend for his royal household.