Zukisa Matola shows off her baby

By Drum Digital
14 July 2010

SHE’S always been gorgeous but there’s an extra-special glow about her these days. Perhaps it’s the fact she’s been away from the stress of TV cameras for the past few months – but we’re guessing it’s more because of the adorable 10-month-old tot in the pink-and-white dress crawling all over the room.

Zukisa Matola is showing off her daughter, Khanya, to Mzansi for the first time. The 32-year-old actress chilled and down to earth – and couldn’t look more different from spiteful, aggressive Ayanda Ncebe, the diva she plays in SABC1 drama series Tshisa, which will be back on our screens soon.

Some will remember Zukisa as Generations’ sexy Bridgette Shabane, the crazy woman who tried to kill Khethiwe by pushing her down a flight of stairs. Others will recall her playing an HIV-positive pregnant woman in SABC1’s Tsha-Tsha.

But she’s been out of the limelight for a year now because of the new addition to her family – and she loves being a stay-at-home mom. “I wouldn’t have it any other way. The strong bond I have with my daughter is priceless,” the actress says.

“I don’t have any help at home so it’s been just me and Khanya since day one. What have I been up to this past year? I’ve been up to Khanya!”

Read the full article in the Drum of 22 July 2010.

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