Profile / Biography
BIRTH NAME / REAL NAME: Thuthukile Xolile Nomonde Zuma
DATE OF BIRTH: 28 April 1989
PLACE OF BIRTH: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
OCCUPATION: Businesswoman and Politician
HUSBAND / BOYFRIEND: Mukovhe Morris Masutha
PARENTS: Jacob Zuma (Father) and Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma (Mother)
SIBLINGS: Gugu Zuma-Ncube and Msholozi Zuma
Thuthukile Zuma is the youngest of former South African president Jacob Zuma’s daughter from his marriage to Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
Early Life and Background
Thuthukile Xolile Nomonde Zuma was born on the 28th April 1989 in Johannesburg, Gauteng.
Thuthukile Zuma graduated from Westerford High School in December, 2006, and went on to complete a degree in anthropology in 2012 from the University of Witwatersrand.
Thuthukile Zuma Husband / Boyfriend
Thuthukile Zuma is engaged to be married to Mukovhe Morris Masutha.
Gugu Zuma Parents and Siblings
Thuthukile Zuma is the youngest daughter of former President, Jacob Zuma and African National Congress (ANC) politician Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma.
She is the younger sister to Gugulethu Zuma-Ncube and Msholozi Zuma.
She co-owns Nyenyedzi Productions with her sisters Nokuthula Nomaquawe and Gugulethu Zuma-Ncube, which production company produced Mzansi Magic’s sitcom, It’s for Life, in 2011. Also in 2011, she and her sister Gugulethu volunteered at Luthuli House, the headquarters of the African National Congress (ANC).
She then joined the State Security Agency as a public liaison officer for less than a year, and, after the 2014 national elections, moved to the position of chief of staff for the Department of Telecommunications and Postal Services. She resigned from her position as chief of staff in December, 2015.