A poem praising the bravery of a Swazi king, Mavuso, who fought unsuccessfully against the Afrikaaners. The land of the Ngwane kingdom was taken over by Afrikaners, who then had renamed the land the Transvaal and used it for commercial farming in the 1840s.
Mavuso of Ngwane,
Dangazela of Ngwane of Sobhusa.
News of war eats the child still in the womb.
If a person can walk he would have run away…