Laduma Ngxokolo Of MaXhosa and wife Nwabisa Bunde welcomes first child. Renowned designer and owner of the MaXhosa luxury clothing brand, Laduma Ngxokolo, celebrated a momentous occasion on Heritage Day this year.
While many were commemorating their cultural heritage, Laduma welcomed his first child, a daughter named Qamata.
Hailing from Gqeberha, this accomplished designer has gained international acclaim, with stars like Eddie Murphy, Nomzamo Mbatha, and John Kani donning his garments in high-profile events and movies such as “Coming to America 2” and “Black Panther” premieres.
Even international basketball player Dwyane Wade has been seen wearing his designs.
Locally, MaXhosa enjoys a devoted following, with regular clients like Unathi Nkayi often mistaken for brand ambassadors.
Laduma took to his social media to share the joyful news of his daughter’s birth, writing:
“I became uTata ka Qamata. on 24/09/2023, so excited about this new journey of being a father to our precious little girl.
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Shout out to uMama ka Qamata for carrying our bundle of joy for so long. Lastly, shout out to all the medical professionals who insured the journey was a success and fun one. Many thanks Dr Sihlabele, Dr Silver, Dr Ubomba .”
Social media users and industry friends showered the new father with congratulations, some even speculating that this could lead to the birth of a MaXhosa kids range:
“What wonderful news. Congratulations tata ka Qamata! How very exciting and refreshing .
We are looking forward to the new MaXhosa children’s range inspired by Qamata, Amen.”
“Congratulations to you and your family bro.”
Actor Athandwa Kani shared, “CONGRATULATIONS MY BROTHER!! HALALA!!!! You were in very good hands… that’s my cousin and her husband in that pic. @antonellasilver .”