Have You Met Zola Nombona's Husband?

They have a cute son

By  | May 30, 2022, 02:00 PM  | Zola Nombona  | Relationships

Zola Nombona and her husband
Talented actress, graceful dancer and smart businesswoman are some of the words that can be used to describe Zola Nombona.

The 30-year-old beautiful actress came to the limelight a few years back after starring in SABC1’s Intersexions in 2013 and since then she has kept growing and winning our hearts.

Zola who currently plays the role of Pamela Khoza on Generations: The Legacy is a queen in her kingdom, and together with her king, she is raising a lovely family.

Here is everything you need to know about Zola Nombona’s husband, child and family that will make you love this Xhosa queen even more.

Who is Zola Nombona’s husband?


Zola Nombona and Thomas Gumede share a kiss, source: Instagram


Zola Nombona’s husband and father of her child is Thomas Gumede. Like Zola, Thomas Gumede is also in the film industry and he is a film producer, director and actor who is best known for his role in Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.

The two talented actors have been together for a couple of years now and they are among the few celebrity couples in South Africa with no relationship drama.

It is not clear how or when Zola Nombona and Thomas Gumede met as the two kept their relationship very private at the beginning, were it not for our overzealous social media police who connected the dots quickly, we wouldn’t have found out that the two were dating for a long time.

In early 2020, Zola caught us by surprise when she revealed that she was pregnant. At the time of her big reveal, nobody knew who the gorgeous actress was dating and there had been rumours making rounds that she was dating Lockdown producer- Mandla N.

Zola Nombona and Thomas Gumede, source: Instagram

Shortly after announcing her pregnancy, Thomas Gumede also took to Instagram to announce that he was expecting to be a father by sharing ultrasound photos. Zola’s name was printed at the top of the photo and this did not escape the sharp eyes of social media police, and although the evidence was pretty clear, Thomas Gumede at first denied being Zola’s baby daddy.

Later on, Zola Nombona confirmed that Thomas Gumede was indeed the father of her child proving that the social media police investigations were correct.

It is not clear if Thomas Gumede is officially Zola Nombona’s husband as we are not aware if the couple got married officially, but the two are partners and they make one beautiful couple.

Does Zola Nombona have any children?


Zola Nombona with her family, source: Instagram


Yes, Zola Nombona is a mother to a beautiful baby boy called Cebelihle. Zola and Thomas Gumede welcomed their bundle of joy two years ago, the little boy celebrated his second birthday recently with Zola taking to social media to celebrate her son’s big day.

Although both Zola Nombona and Thomas Gumede have a  reputation for being private, the two are not afraid to share their love and support for one another on social media, as well as their love for their child.

The couple often posts adorable pictures and videos of their son on social media and it’s the cutest thing ever. In one of the videos shared, baby Cebelihle who has already shown a passion for music and in the video, he is dancing and spinning the decks. How cool is that? Have a look below.


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