Buyani Mdluli

AboutBuyani Mdluli

Buyani Mdluli is  currently the Chairperson of the National Language Body for isiZulu which is responsible for the development of isiZulu under the Pan South African Languages Board (PanSALB). Also, the Chairperson of the Curriculum Advisory Committee for the Language Practice Programme at the Durban University of Technology.  Works for the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature as Control Editor – isiZulu for Hansard and Language Services.  Buyani has been with the KwaZulu-Natal Legislature from 2006 to date.  Before that, he worked for the Provincial Language Service Unit of the Department of Arts and Culture in an Assistant Director capacity responsible for translation, editing and interpreting.  Also worked for the Office of the Premier as a Language Practitioner and the Department of Justice and Constitutional Development – as it was known then – as an interpreter.