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Nomzamo Mbatha talks about Winnie Madikizela Mandela

By Faeza
14 April 2016

We all have that one person that we look up to, For actress, Nomzamo Mbatha that person is Winnie Madikizela Mandela.

Nomzamo explained her love for Mama Winnie, in a recent interview with Love Brown Sugar.

She said: "Just a pioneer, a woman of strength, been through a lot, very misunderstand but a rock."

The Umlilo actress added that she can relate to who Mama is because she is also misunderstood. "A lot of people wanna box me into being something, but I do know that inside I'm a rock, I kinda can face anything. She's one of the beacons of light that I just want to hold on to."

The actress explained that she sees a lot of herself in Winnie and that she inspires her. “She's one of the beacons of light that I just want to hold on to."