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Actress Zola Nombona bags new deal with Foschini

South African actress Zola Nombona is basking in the glory that is her sunshine as she inks a new deal with the biggest fashion retailer, Foschini. Nombona lands herself a very personal brand ambassador gig that commemorates her upbringing as well as what she stands for, as a proud Xhosa woman.

This may be the first-ever partnership with any Mzansi personality that celebrates the authenticity and the very upbringing of the brand ambassador, which is Zola Nombona. This very personal Foschini and Zola Nombona collaboration has been hailed as very rooted and groundbreaking.

Zola Nombona

Taking to social media, the ecstatic Zola Nombona shares a beautifully captured video, accompanied by her voiceover while in the deep rural area of Matatiele. The actress is overcome with emotions and excitement about being part of such an enormous one of its kind partnership.

In the video clip, Zola Nombona is heard being overjoyed while describing her upbringing and where she was born and bred. She continues to praise the place that nurtured her to be the person that she is today. She calls being home, a place where little moments become big memories.

“Returning home, I am lost for words to best describe my excitement. Going back to the comfort of family. Returning to komashiya amahle anjenge nyamazane, ungajuza umbani weZulu, uguqa bathokoze. A time to relax and reset. Where little moments become big memories. A place that I always carry with me. It is nice to be home” said Zola Nombola.

Nombona’s fans on Twitter have celebrated with her while showering her with beautiful, heartfelt messages for this groundbreaking partnership with Foschini. Taking under her comments, tweeps and fans have truly applauded Nombona for her biggest collaboration that is personal and close to her heart.

Even entertainment commentator Phil Mphela have shared the fabulous news of Zola Nombona joining the Foschini family for an All Woman collaboration titled Buyel’ ekhaya, Returning home.


In other news – Chaos at gravesite as actress Nomzamo Mbatha & her team invade Queen Nandi’s grave

When Nomzamo Mbatha and the Shaka iLembe crew visited Queen Nandi’s grave without permission, the Mhlongo family felt very disrespected. When induna Ngelemu Mdlalose tried to stop them, the confrontation became physical.

Nomzamo Mbatha

The fight only ended because Mdlalose wanted peace at Queen Nandi’s gravesite! Inkosi Mshazi Nzuza has claimed that lead actress and producer Nomzamo Mbatha, together with the Shaka iLembe crew, visited Queen Nandi’s grave without permission. Learn More