Hosi Muhlava II, was born on the 27 January 1944 at Muhlava. He was the son of Mrs Khataza Nwa-Ngove and Hosi Oubaas Muhlava Shiluvani. He was installed as Hosi of the Va-Nkuna tribe in July 1972.
Hosi Muhlava II served as a Minister in the former Gazankulu Homeland in different departments from 1983 to 1991. He also orchestrated the building of more than 40 schools around 44 villages that fell under him.
During his reign, he welcomed and worked with many organisations that brought development at Muhlava villages.
He is survived by his wife Catherine Sasavona Nwa-Mavundza Muhlava and 8 children. His brother, Ribye Charles Muhlava is acting Senior Traditional Leader at the moment.
MEC Makamu sends his deepest condolences and wish God to give the family Va-Nkuna traditional community strength during these trying times.-Picture by The Village Voice.