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George Mbikwakhe Mamba, Swaziland government official. Decorated medal of Chief Counsellor of the Order of Sobhuza II, King Mswati III of Swaziland, 1987, Order of Brilliant Star with Grand Cordon, President of the Republic of China, 1988; named Honorary Knight Grand Cross of Royal Victorian, Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain, 1987.

Background

Mamba, George Mbikwakhe was born on July 5, 1932. Son of Ndabazebelungu Mamba and Gertrude Mthwalose Thwala.

Education

Franson Christian High School, Swazi National High School. Morija Teacher Training College. Cambridge Institute of Education, Nairobi University, Kenya.

Career

Teacher Training College. Cambridge Institute of Education, Nairobi University, Kenya. Head Teacher Makhonza Mission School 1956-1960.

Teacher Kwaluseni Central School 1961-1965. Head Teacher Enkamheni Central School 1966-1967. Inspector of Schools, Manzini District 70.

Welfare and Aftercare Officer, Prison Department 1971-1972. Counsellor. Swaziland High Commission, Nairobi 1972-1977. High Commissioner in United Kingdom 1978-1988, concurrently High Commissioner to Malta, Ambassador to Denmark, Norway and Sweden and Perm.

Delegate to UNESCO; Viee-President Sw'aziland National Union of Teachers 1966-1967. Minister of Foreign Affairs since 1988. Field Commander Swazi land Boy Scouts Association 1967-1968, Chief Commander 1971-1972.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Children's Play 1966.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scouting, reading.

Connections

Married Sophie Sidzandra Sibande, 1960. 3 sons, 2 daughters.

father:
Ndabazebelungu Mamba

mother:
Gertrude Mthwalose Thwala

spouse:
Sophie Sidzandra Sibande