New York State senator honours Nomzamo Mbatha with a prestigious award

New York State senator honours Nomzamo Mbatha with a prestigious award

Actress Nomzamo Mbatha received two prestigious awards in New York yesterday, the Rising Star Award from Face Africa as well as the Legislative Resolution from the New York State Senator Kevin Parker.

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She received two awards in New York yesterday, the Rising Star Award from Face Africa as well as the Legislative Resolution from the New York State Senator, Kevin Parker, in recognition of her work with youth development in KZN, back in Mzansi.

Nomzamo took to her Instagram account to share the amazing pics from the event with her social media following.

She wrote: "Last night I not only received the Rising Star Award from Face Africa but I also received the Legislative Resolution from the New York State Senator Kevin Parker in recognition of my work with youth development in KZN, my foundation The LightHouse that assists young people suffering from Depression, Anxiety and Suicide as well as my advocacy in highlighting the plight of our displaced brothers and sisters who are refugees."

Check out a few photos she shared from when she received the prestigious awards.

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Nomzamo also thanked a few people who helped make this evening a success.

She wrote: "Thank you @sarankjones for inspiring so many of us to do more for our continent, to the #WASHGala @face.africa committee, we never do the work that we do for recognition but I thank you deeply for acknowledging my small efforts. To my big sister @wifeofmro from the very first day that we met and @khanyidhlomo brought you into my life, we have been inseparable and you have truly been a necessary light that continues to give my heart JOY! Thank you for everything."

She also thanked the New York State Senator, Kevin Parker, and @face.africa for the incredible honour. She said it was like a dream and she felt like a princess.

Nomzamo also looked very much like royalty in her African themed evening dress. She looked simply stunning. Take a look at her post below.

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Just over two weeks ago, Briefly.co.za reported on how Mzansi was wowed by Nomzamo Mbatha's classy airplane suite and travel style.

Popular SA actress, media personality and ambassador, Nomzamo Mbatha, proved that she travels in style, with a pic that showed the star decked out in fashionable travel threads, enjoying a top airplane suite.

Nomzamo took classic kasi elements like a bucket hat and a tracksuit and elevated the items to high fashion with her classy demeanour and impeccable sense of style.

Briefly.co.za loved the SA star’s use of shwe-shwe fabric for her travelling outfit, and we were super impressed by the fancy flight cabin that Nomzamo had nabbed.

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Source: Briefly.co.za

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