|Born||March 12, 1954|
|Associated acts||Ladysmith Black Mambazo|
Abednego was born in Ladysmith, South Africa, and was the youngest of six sons; the others being Albert, Milton, Funokwakhe, Mehlo, and Joseph Mazibuko. Abednego joined the group in 1974 as a bass singer. Also joining the line-up that year was Joseph's brother Jockey, whilst Walter Malinga left the line-up the following year.
After the death of his brother Milton in 1980, Abednego remained in the line-up with Albert and has been a full-time member of the group since the early 1980s.
- "LadySmith Black Mambazo." MazAlien. Web. 09 Nov. 2010. <http://www.mazalien.com/ladysmith-black-mambazo.html>.