Donation by The BNZ Foundation and Southern African Chinese Women’s Association

The Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation and Southern African Chinese Women’s Association Donate Clothing to Learners at Durban Primary School DURBAN, Thursday, 12 May 2011 – The learners of Umlazi township’s Saphinda Combined Primary School were treated to a warm surprise when they received unexpected gifts in the form of school jerseys, shoes, socks, bags and hats …

Ukukhanya Kwe Africa Grade 7 Valediction and World Diabetes Day Commemoration

COMMUNITY-BASED AND HEALTH SERVICES PROVISION AT WORLD DIABETES DAY CELEBRATION On the 24 November 2017 the BNZ Foundation in partnership with the Ethekwini District Health, Ukukhanya Kwe Africa and Ethekwini Municipality were in partnership to celebrate and the World Diabetes Community Event and provision of health services. Approximately 2000 participants learners, parents and community members …

BNZ Foundation Partners with Sophie & Henry De Bruyn Foundation

First Lady Bongi Ngema-Zuma visited anti- apartheid activist Mama Sophie De Bruyn during Mandela Month. The meeting resulted in a Partnership between the BNZ Foundation and Sophie & Henry de Bruyn Foundation. A discussion on various topics leading towards community development as we are faced with the deterioration of family structure, unhealthy lifestyle, lack of …

First Lady Bongi Ngema-Zuma visited Eqinisweni high school in Tembisa to raise awareness about Diabetes, Depression and Suicide

First Lady Bongi Ngema-Zuma visited Eqinisweni high school in Tembisa to raise awareness about Diabetes, Depression and Suicide. She has expressed shock at the state of a school she visited in Ivory Park, Ekurhuleni, yesterday, to give a motivational talk to pupils. Ngema-Zuma was invited by a youth organisation to motivate pupils in the area …

Ukukhanya KweAfrica Students Receive Financial Donations

19 January 2018 Ukukhanya KweAfrika School, Molweni, KZN Bongi Ngema-Zuma (BNZ) Foundation handed out financial donations to twelve Top Performing learners in Grade 7 Class of 2017. Excitement was written on the faces of Pupils and relief was evident with smiles from accompanying parents as the donation is meant to cover High School tuition, uniforms …

Everyday is Mandela Day for the BNZ Foundation

Everyday is #MandelaDay for the BNZ Foundation As The Foundation we kicked off the Mandela Month programme in June with a visit to a home for the elderly in Mamelodi Pretoria; reaching out to the community to promote diabetes awareness, diabetes testing and a healthy lifestyle. We also reached out by providing seedlings to start …

Bongi Ngema-Zuma selected as the African Female Leader of the Year 2016

The African Leadership Magazine International Advisory Board under the Chairmanship of Dr Joe Beasley has selected the First Lady of South Africa, Mrs Bongi Ngema-Zuma as the African Female Leader of the Year 2016.  Madam Ngema-Zuma was presented with the award during a prestigious event held yesterday (23 February) at Sandton Sun Hotel in Johannesburg. …

First Lady donates equipment to Bara

As National Child Protection Week (CPW) came to a close on Sunday, first lady Bongi Ngema-Zuma donated medical supplies to a children’s unit at the Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, in Soweto. The Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation together with the Southern African Chinese Women’s Association marked CPW, which began on 1 June, by donating to children in …

Madame Dr Bongi Ngema-Zuma Receives Honorary Doctorate During Shaw University Commencement in U.S.A.

Raleigh, NC (May 10, 2014) – South African First Lady Madame Dr. Bongi Ngema-Zuma received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters from Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina today during the University’s commencement ceremony. Shaw University is the oldest historically black university in the southern United States of America.Madame Dr. Bongi Ngema-Zuma received the degree …