2017 Eqinisweni Secondary School Motivational Tour

First lady Bongi Ngema-Zuma under her BNZ Foundation visited Ivory Park, Ekurhuleni, to give a motivational talk to pupils. Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma was invited by a youth organisation called Kuzondlula Motivators, to motivate pupils in the area as well as in Tembisa. About her impressions of Eqinisweni Secondary School, the First Lady said the school …

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 Mandela Day at YMCA Mamelodi

First Lady Bongi Ngema-Zuma spent quality time the elderly to celebrate Mandela Day. Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma visited elderly residents of Mamelodi, Tshwane, with her BNZ Foundation and the Africa Chinese Women Association. Addressing the elders, she encouraged them to live healthy lives and exercise regularly. One of the elders Miriam Ratau (75), said it was …

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 …

2016 BNZ Foundation Visits Hong Ning Chinese Aged Home

The Bongi Ngema-Zuma (BNZ) Foundation in partnership with Africa Chinese Women Association hosted a High Tea for the Aged at the Hong Ning Chinese Aged Home in Jeppes Town, Johannesburg. The Embassy of the People’s Republic of China, the Consulate for the People’s Republic of China in Johannesburg as well as the All Africa Association …