British based African Magazine KOKO has named media personality Nomzamo Mbatha as the woman of the year, and it’s without a doubt that she deserves to be crowned as such as her work speaks volumes in the industry.
Nomzamo took to social media to share the news with her fans, and her caption was nothing short of a testimony.
Me? 2017 WOMAN OF THE YEAR? WOW... This is for all the girls from dusty streets across Africa✊🏾Friends, 2017 was perhaps one of the most challenging, yet rewarding years of my life & career. Practically Living out of my suitcase and in & out the airport. But God knows my well of gratitude does not run dry... From traveling to Malawi and being an ambassador of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees to hosting the BET International stage, working and covering the Black Girls Rock awards, Hosting at Essence Centre Stage in New Orleans, traveling with Veuve Clicquot to New York & London, rushing to London to launch the PUMA #DOYOUSERIES by Cara Delevingne and being an ambassador for Essence in my hometown DBN and pulling off my Youth Summit, within ESSENCE Durban. All this with school to keep up with... SO EVENTFUL! Thank you to BOMB PRODUCTIONS & ISIBAYA, BET & VIACOM Africa for always allowing me to spread my wings. Sending love to my campaigns with my AMAZING families: NEUTROGENA, L'Oreal, PUMA, AUDI & OLD MUTUAL... Shot this incredible cover a couple of weeks ago in London, landing at 6am to depart later at 9pm the same day. I didn't even know what it was for & had no knowledge of the narrative of it😩😩😭!!! And now this??! #NubianPrincess #BlackBeauty #MadeInAfrica #MadeKwaMashu #BlackGirlMagic #BlackGirlsRock #BlessedBeyond
Nomzamo Mbatha has been working hard locally and abroad, touching lives in many ways too, the media personality who is also an ambassador for the United Nations High Commissioner for refugees thrives to change and inspire young lives through her platform and has worked with international brands that have broadened her career in the industry.
A stride-taker who has become everyones favourite in the industry because of her hard work and humility
Well done Nomzamo!
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