Nompumelelo Mchiza is the fifth wife of the late Zulu King Goodwill Zwelithini.


Queen Nompumelelo Mchiza is a Xhosa. She is from Transkei but she grew up in Zululand, where her father worked for the KwaZulu department of education. [1]


King Goodwill Zwelithini

Queen Nompumelelo Mchiza and King Goodwill Zwelithini were married on 25 July 1992.[1]


Three children.[2]


  1. 1.0 1.1 Jerelyn Eddings, ALL'S FAIR IN LOVE, WAR Zulu king's wedding has hint of politics, The Baltimore Sun, Published: July 28, 1992, Retrieved: May 7, 2021
  2. The wives of a Zulu king, eNCA, Published: Retrieved: May 7, 2021