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Friday, December 4, 2015


(2015 uShaka Marine World Zulu Dance Champ winners - Umlazi African Jingle Dance troupe receiving their cheque from Stella Khumalo (striped outfit) the CEO of uShaka Marine World)

On November 29 there was much foot stomping, drum beats and celebrations from the uShaka Marine World Zulu Dance Championship finals. The event was presented by Department of Arts and Culture and ten Zulu dance troupes finalists from around the province competed for the title, showing off their talents while creating a wonderful display of entertainment for visitors and judges alike.

Overall, there could only be one winning troupe, with Umlazi African Jingle Dance Troupe. Retaining their 2014 title, they who took the R10,000 in cash, a floating trophy as well as year-long contract with uShaka Marine World valued at R600,000.