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Statue of Chief Maqoma
Ntaba kaNdoda, Dimbaza district, Eastern Cape

Mziwoxolo (Mzi) MAKALIMA: Sculptor


Maqoma (1798–1873) was a Xhosa warrior. Amongst the greatest of Xhosa military commanders, he played a major part in the Sixth and Eighth Xhosa Wars.


Concrete sculpture of Chief Maqoma recently installed on an existing concrete plinth set within the amphitheater formed by the Monument at Ntaba kaNdoda.

(William MARTINSON, September 2018)