Being a single mother is not simple and it comes with its own difficulties. Today we look at South African female celebrities who are single mothers.
7 South African female celebrities who are single mothers.
1. Thembisa Mdoda
Thembisa Mdoda is extremely protective of her twin boys and prefers to keep them away from the post light. On rare occasions, she does let her admirers to see the two tiny lads in her life. She is strong single mother.
2. Nontle Thema
Nontle Thema exemplifies how a child can transform a person. She was previously identified as a narcissist, but she stunned everyone when she transformed into a selfless mother who always put her child’s needs ahead of her own. Her dedicated to the single parent lifestyle led to Thema starting the ‘Yummy Mummy Club’- a support group for all mommies.
3. Khanyi Mbau
Despite referring to herself as a platinum digger, the next level up from a gold digger, Mbau did not rely on her affluent ex-husband, Mandla Mthembu, to provide for her and their daughter. So she worked hard as single mother and succeeded in the entertainment sector, providing a luxurious life for her child.
4. Kelly Khumalo
Kelly Khumalo reared her son alone for four years while his father, Molemo ‘Jub Jub’ Maarohanye, was incarcerated. Jub Jub was imprisoned for culpable homicide in the deaths of four youngsters in a drag racing accident. Khumalo is also have a girl with the late soccer player Senzo Meyiwa. Despite her bad luck in relationships, the stunning woman does not rely on anybody to look after her children. In 2023, she was blessed with another third child.
4. Pearl Thusi
There is no doubt that South African actress Pearl Thusi adores her daughter beyond all else. Thusi has a lovely daughter with Walter Mokoena, who married former President Jacob Zuma’s daughter in 2016. Despite her hectic schedule, which includes a lot of travel, the actress takes time for her daughter as a single mother. But she admits that being a single mother isn’t always easy, especially on her birthday and Mother’s Day.
5. Ntando Duma
Ntando Duma Actress and television personality, Ntando Duma has an incredible bond with her daughter, Sbahle Mzizi, who turns four this year, and loves posting cute mommy-daughter snaps and vids of the two of them. The 26-year-old starlit split from her then-beau, musician Junior De Rocka, back in 2017 when she was pregnant, but hasn’t allowed the break-up to sour her amazing experience with motherhood.
6. Enhle Mbali
The gorgeous 34-year-old actress and media personality shares two boys, Anesu, 6 and Asante, 11, with ex-husband, DJ Black Coffee. Despite the couple’s very public split back in 2019, the gorgeous star is still slaying as a mom to her young sons, posting cute snaps of them together on Instagram.
7. Petronella Tshuma
The stunning actress, who played ‘Pearl’ in Rhythm City, was a teen mom, giving birth to her first son, Sipho, when she was only 18 years old. But despite raising her little boy as a young mom, Petronella has still managed to become a household name in Mzansi, starring in various South African soapies, such as 90 Plein Street and Harvest. The 32-year-old also had a second son in 2018, whom she named Camagu, and has since split from her second baby daddy.