Mandeni born Lindo Msweli Da Poet, AKA Sonkondlo is making waves across South Africa. Despite the poverty stricken background where he was born & bred, he always believed that he was destined for greatness.
Only at age 26, Sonkondlo have performed in great poetic platforms such as the South African State Theatre; Durban’s Bats Centre; various soccer match openings including at the Moses Mabhida Stadium; political gatherings; corporate and church events.
Sonkondlo has won various accolades in both KwaZulu-Natal & Gauteng provinces and has worked on a lot of successful projects arranged by the Department of Arts & Culture. He is completing his BA Degree in educational studies at the Tshwane University of Technology (TUT) where he also established a poetry movement called Izwi Poetry