Polygamous Jacob Zuma Marries for Sixth Time

Telegraph (London), April 20, 2012

South Africa’s polygamous President Jacob Zuma married his fourth current wife on Friday, the sixth time the 70-year-old has tied the knot.

“President Jacob Zuma has today, 20 April 2012, married Ms Bongi Ngema at a traditional ceremony known as umgcagco at his home in Nkandla, KwaZulu-Natal,” his office said in a statement.


The bridal party took part in a traditional Zulu celebratory dance after tying the knot in Zuma’s rural home village.

The couple have a seven-year-old son and the businesswoman and long-time fiancé joins three other wives as one of four first ladies, the presidency said.


The wedding is Zuma’s third in just over four years and the second since coming to power in 2009 as the country’s first president with multiple wives, something that is legal under liberal post-apartheid laws.

In all, he has married six times. One of his wives has died, and another—home affairs minister Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma—divorced him.

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  • I guess fate is tempting me to post the links here on AR.

    So I’ll warn you.  Viewer discretion advised.



  • WmarkW

    You know, when listing the important contributions Whites have made to world advancement, isn’t monogamy near the top of the list?  Until Whites made monogamy normative, didn’t every large society on earth endorse polygamy among powerful men?  It deserves a place next to the scientific method, capitalism and democratic-republicanism as White values that other cultures have succeeded or failed in proportion to the extent they were adopted.

    And it can help the (IMO extremely important priority) of breaking some White women out of the political alliance with minorities.

    • El_Magyar

      I agree. Many of the self-alleged high-brow liberal women in this country need to be a Muslim wife or an African wife or a Black American wife for one year. I would imagine their sensibilities would be so offended that reality would settle in their psyche very quickly. Instead of defending some self-created abstract of reality, they would actually experience reality. Bullshit, exit stage left.

  • Detroit_WASP

    In the coming debates, Mit Romney should ask Barry Obama what he thinks of multiple child brides for one man!   If Barry supports gay marriage, why not support African polygamy in the USA???  

    I mean heck think about it.  We ALREADY have 72% of black children being born out of wedlock so basically we have black men running around with harems of uneducated, jobless  concubines with IQs of about 77.   Taxpayers support these women and children.

    Meanwhile, Mormons who have multiple wives, and actually DO support their families, ARE married to the mothers of their kids, are  ostracized by society.

    Is this one messed up world or what?  Right is wrong and up is down in PC land.

    PS.  I  have nothing against gays.  I think a “civil union” is okay but I stop short of calling it a marriage.  

    • The__Bobster

      If Barry supports gay marriage, why not support African polygamy in the USA???  

      Why not indeed? It’s already common among the 100,000 muzzie bluegums that Obongo is importing every year.

  • JackKrak

    Don’t forget – Zuma is the same intellectual giant and man of science who claimed that he avoided catching HIV from an infected woman by showering afterwards. Really.

    I wonder why Leno & Letterman types never made a big deal out that. I really wonder…..

  • South Africa and Rhod- er, Zimbabwe are living examples of why putting blacks in charge of a nation is a terrible, terrible idea.

    As if Detroit, Haiti and every black majority area ever weren’t proof enough.

  • IstvanIN

    The Afrikaners should have negotiated for, or carved out, an independent nation for themselves before ending apartheid.

  • El_Magyar

    Africans, oy gevalt.

  • Space4jan

      Now how about worldwide polygamous “gay” marriage, although I suppose if you include instant divorce, tolerate adultery and have a different method of matrimonal consummation, you’ve more or less got that already?
      And then there’s incest, intergenerational sex, whole farmyards and mortuaries, and tailor-made robots, available for the future the polysexual paradise, wherein the recommendations of Engels and Blum have been superseded by those of De Sade.
       And still the liberals sneer at the 1950s “square” happy family with its white kids, white table-cloths and white fences. 

  • Sherman_McCoy

    If you can sell the women on the idea, go for it.  But I would keep the government out of it, if I were you.