Gloria Bongekile Ngema is the fourth wife of the former South African president, Jacob Zuma.

She is the founder of an anti-diabetes awareness organization called Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation.

Ngema is a prominent business person in Durban.

Her husband is a traditionalist who believes in polygamous marriage rather than having mistresses and pretending to be monogamous in public.


Gloria Bongekile Ngema is Zuma’s sixth wife, but she is holding the fourth position because Kate died, and he divorced Dlamini.

Bongekile was born on the 1st of January 1965 in Umlazi, South Africa, in a family of six children.

Her late parents’ names are Pricilla and Abednego Ngema, and she has four sisters and two brothers.

She always accompanied her husband on all occasions and together they have one son.