- Somizi has a new reason to celebrate after it was recently announced that his cookbook has clinched a number one bestseller spot
- Dinner At Somizi's - I Am Not A Chef has become the most-sold book in the category of food and beverage titles
- Somgaga took to his social media to commemorate the moment and express gratitude to everyone who bought his book
Somizi Mhlongo gets to add a new accolade to his already sizeable list of achievements since his cookbook has officially claimed a number one bestseller spot.
The cookbook Dinner At Somizi's - I Am Not A Chef has topped the South African chart of bestselling books in the food and beverage category.
The star was overjoyed at the news and took to his social media to pen a lengthy statement about dreams and express his gratitude.
Somgaga posted the news about his bestselling book to Instagram and his caption described how proud he was of the achievement.
He also mentioned the number two spot on the list was held by one of his icons, Jamie Oliver, and described how the well-known cook had inspired him to pursue his own culinary dreams.
Somizi also expressed how grateful he was for everyone who had supported his vision and all the people who went out and purchased it:
"...and to everyone who has bought the book and to all who are still gonna buy the book. I'm so proud of myself for believing in myself and released my first of many self published books. God you are good all the time. Here's to more number 1s..."
In previous Somizi-related news, Briefly.co.za reported on the star rocking a 100% South African-made outfit and giving some local brands exposure on his platform. One of Mzansi's most fashionable celebrities has put together another bold outfit but also made it a shoutout to local brands.
Somizi Mhlongo is no stranger to the world of clothes and recently took to social media to share a pic of himself in a brightly-coloured outfit. The star then added clarification in his caption by saying that all the clothing brands he was wearing in the photo were South African.
Somgaga has often used his platform to do some good, whether it was to donate to a charity, speak about mental health or showcase some budding talent.
The media personality has always been one to give back. He tagged all the brands from his outfit and managed to look stylish while showcasing some local businesses. Followers loved the gesture and took to the comments to compliment Somizi:
leratolicious1: "That’s why I love you! Always supporting others."
mmasane9770: "Now this is what we call proudly South African. Big up to you SMM."
dee_incredible_mk: "Continue doing good."
itu_golf_wear: "Local is the new loyal."
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