President Jacob Zuma is said to have 22 children. Of those 22, a couple of them are famous. Some are household names and some are known for not so great reasons.
Here are 8 of the most talked about sons and daughters of SA’s first family:
1. Gugulethu (Gugu) Zuma
Gugu became a household name after she starred as Lesedi in Isidingo. She is the brains behind SABC 1’s drama series, Uzalo.
2. Duduzane (Zane) Zuma
Briefly.co.za learned from okmzansi that Duduzane has become more popular thanks to his scandals. His name often comes up in Parliament from the opposition parties and there are even songs about him.
3. Nokuthula (Thuli) Nomaqhawe Zuma
One of the smartest children of Zuma. Thuli also starred in her sister Gugu’s sitcom, ‘It’s my life’.
4. Mziwoxolo Edward Zuma
Zuma’s eldest son was arrested for violating a fellow student back in 2000. The woman later withdrew the charges. He also made headlines when it was reported that he owed a million rand to a wedding planner.
5. Msholozi Zuma
Msholoi, who is Zuma’s eldest daughter, often stays away from the media but found herself in the news ater she accompanied her father in 2013 to an IEC point at a primary school in Nkandla. She was told she wasn’t on the voter’s roll because she had a Swaziland ID document.
6. Duduzile (Dudu) Zuma
She is known for throwing extravagant parties and her high profile marriage and divorce in 2016 to Lonwabo Sambudla, who is linked to The Billion Group and tender irregularities, saw her name being in the news often.
7. Thuthukile (Thuthu) Zuma
Back in 2014 Thuthu, then 25, earned an annual salary of R1 million, when she became the youngest ever ministerial chief of staff with her appointment in the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services.
8. Nosizwe Vuso Zuma
Nosizwe came into the spotlight back in 2015 when she married Sports anchor Walter Mokoena.
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