South African actress Zola Nombona and her actor husband Thomas Gumede have welcomed their first child as a couple.

Zola took to her Instagram page to post a picture of her baby’s footprints and announced that his name is Cebelihle.

The actress announced her pregnancy on Valentine’s day with a lengthy poem about what her son means to her.

The child’s father Thomas Gumede was also excited about being a new father. He also took to social media and this is what he said:

“I remember clearly the day I found out about you. Your mother looked at me and said,’ I am pregnant and then proceeded to cry’ “.

He continued, ” I have felt waves of emotions everytime I think of you and everytime you respond to my voice or my touch. But more importantly you have given me something that I couldn’t give myself. I have been fortunate to live the life I have, a life of doing what I love with intense passion.”