2014 Hats and Heels High Tea

The BNZ Foundation’s empowerment and economic development strategy is an important endeavor that reaches out to women and the youth from disadvantage communities by  empowering them.  The 2nd Hats and Heels High tea event  held as an fundraising exercise for the foundation, also allows entrepreneurs to come show off their skills and offer services to interested customers. Approximately, 200 participants attended …

2014 ‘Haaibo Diabetes’ Campaign

The vibe at the Johannesburg  SABC Radio park studios was amazing,  as the Bongi Ngema-Zuma(BNZ) Foundation was in partnership with Radio 2000 for a Diabetes awareness campaign, exercise and aerobic activities  where led by Khabonina who stressed the importance of knowing your glucose number. Speaking  2000 FM Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma encouraged every employee to get …

2014 Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma Receives Honorary Doctoral Degree From Shaw University

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 …

2014 World Diabetes Day Commemoration

World Diabetes Day commemorations where the BNZ Foundation partnered with KZN Health Umsunduzi District, Pietermaritzburg. Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma and KZN Health MEC Hon Dr Sibongiseni Dlomo addressed approximately 1500 community members who gathered to commemorate World Diabetes Day. The event stared with a 3km walk led by Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma and Dr Dlomo to promote …

2014 Donation At Ohlange High School

It was joy unspeakable as learners from Ohlange High School received a visit from Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma Patron Of the Bongi Ngema-Zuma(BNZ) Foundation where computers and printers were donated  at the school which is  located in iNanda,  Kwa-Zulu Natal. Upon arrival she was joined by the Minister of Justice and Constitutional Development Hon Jeff Radebe …

2013 Hats & High Heels Tea

The Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation celebrated Women’s month by hosting its  Hats and Heels high tea. The event which attracted both high profile people and the general public, was also used to share information about the killer disease diabetes. Participants where encouraged to spread the word about diabetes and not only that but to also screen for it …

2013 World Diabetes Day Commemoration

The department of health, in partnership with the Bongi Ngema-Zuma (BNZ) Foundation, hosted a World Diabetes Day event with a wide range of activities to create awareness about this illness and to promote a healthy lifestyle. The event took place on November 9 at the Mabunda Administration Complex in KaNgove, Giyani. Since its inception in …

2013 BNZ Foundation Redeems Pledge at kwaMphumuza

The Bongi Ngema-Zuma(BNZ) Foundation redeemed it’s pledge of donating a Computer and Printer to Vezokuhle Primary School in kwaMphumuza, Pietermaritzburg Kwa-Zulu Natal. The pledge was made by Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma in May when she visited the school for the Dr PJ Zimu Wellness Day.  Deputy Principal Mr Sibiya opened in prayer, Ward Counselor Mr Mbanjwa …

2013 KwaMphumuza Wellness Day

It was wellness day in KwaMphumuza, in memory of the late Dr PJ (Jabulani) Zimu. Madam Bongi Ngema-Zuma, Patron of the Bongi Ngema-Zuma(BNZ) Foundation was the key note speaker at the event. In her speech she covered diabetes education and motivation. Madam also participated in blood glucose and blood pressure screening and testing. She also …