First Lady Bongi Gloria Ngema-Zuma is a South African Businesswoman. She established the Bongi Ngema-Zuma Foundation in 2010. The foundation aims to address issues including health (non-communicable diseases with special focus on diabetes), education and rural development.
The first lady has worked for various companies including Investment Bank, Standard Chartered and Merchant Bank, Deloitte & Touche, IBM and JIC Mining Services. She has a Diploma in Marketing and a Business Administration Bachelor's degree. In 2012 she married President Jacob Zuma, becoming his fourth wife.