2018 Computer Donation To Oliver’s House Education Centre

THE BONGI NGEMA-ZUMA FOUNDATION (BNZ) DONATED COMPUTERS AT PUTFONTEIN, BENONI.The Founder and Patron of the BNZ Foundation, Dr Bongi Ngema-Zuma embarked on a computer handover at Olivers House Education Centre. The computers were donated to the BNZ foundation by Pinnacle Holdings. It was the first centre that the foundation has donated to in Ekurhuleni. Health screening services …

2018 World TB Day Commemoration

Annually, on 24 March its World TB Day.  The BNZ Foundation participated and commemorated this significant  day on 27 March 2018. Tuberculosis developed frequently in patients with poor diabetes control leading to the double burden of the two diseases among themselves.  The theme for 2018 being: “Wanted: Leaders for a Free TB – World”. The day …

2017 World Diabetes Day Commemoration

COMMUNITY-BASED AND HEALTH SERVICES PROVISION AT WORLD DIABETES DAY CELEBRATION 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 their parents and community members attended this important diabetes education …

2017 BNZ Foundation Blue Breakfast

First Lady  Dr. Bongi Ngema-Zuma, Founder and Patron of the BNZ Foundation, held an exclusive breakfast to commemorate World Diabetes Day. Guests were encouraged to wear blue, as the symbol that represents Diabetes is blue. The aim of the breakfast was to raise awareness and share information about the country’s second biggest killer diabetes and …

2017 MTN Walk The Talk With 702

The BNZ Foundation participated for the third time, at the 2017 MTN Walk The Talk. Leading the team was Founder and Patron Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma where she arrived with her team of more than 160 people wearing the foundations t-shirts and caps for visibility. With a very clear message ‘Walk For Diabetes’ they surely did …

2017 World TB Day Commemoration

Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma delivered a key-note address during the commemoration of World TB Day at Prince Mshiyeni Memorial Hospital. The event was held in partnership with the Department of Health in KwaZulu-Natal under the theme“Find TB. Treat TB. Working Together to Eliminate TB”. Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma is the Founder and Patron of the Bongi Ngema-Zuma …

2017 African Leadership Magazine Awards

The African Leadership Magazine International Advisory Board under the Chairmanship of Dr. Joe Beasley selected the Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma as the African Female Leader of the Year 2016 for the work she does through her Diabetes Foundation. Madame Ngema-Zuma was presented with the award during a prestigious event held at Sandton, Johannesburg. The event, which …

2016 World Diabetes Day Commemoration

The Bongi Ngema-Zuma (BNZ) Foundation joined hands with the Free State Health Department to commemorate World Diabetes Day on Saturday 12 November, at Turflaagte, in Bloemfontein. BNZ  Foundation is a non-profit organisation established in 2010, with the vision to “To see a South Africa where diabetes ceases to be a killer due to lack of awareness.” Diabetes …

2016 Walk The Talk With 702

BNZ Foundation Team participated at the 2016 “702 Walk The Talk” where they walked for 8km to raise awareness about diabetes. Over 60 000 people participated in the walk. Some of the BNZ Foundation ambassadors participated in a 15km walk, where they were joined by other participants who also walked for diabetes awareness.      …

2016 Rotary Family Health Days

BNZ Foundation Founder and Patron Madam Dr. Bongi  Ngema-Zuma together with Deputy Minister of Health Dr Joe Phaahla attended the Launch of Rotary Family Health Days Campaign in Boitekong, Rustenburg. Education on diabetes was shared by Madam Zuma, and screening also took place for different diseases that people encounter. Participants were encouraged to screen for …