Ntombizodwa Yvonne ‘Chaka Chaka’ Mhinga

South Africa
President of The Princess of Africa Foundation


Yvonne is a champion for the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB and Malaria, and the Goodwill Ambassador for the Roll Back Malaria Partnership. She was chosen by Nelson Mandela as the first ambassador for his children’s fund, and has also established her own charity, the Princess of Africa Foundation, using the name first given to her in Uganda. The Princess of Africa Foundation is a partner of the ACTION global health advocacy partnership. In 2012, she was the first African woman to receive the World Economic Forum’s Crystal Award.

Letter of Appointment

Receiving the letter of appointment from H. E. Mr. Hiroki, Ambassador of Japan to the Republic of South Africa

Mrs. Yvonne “Chaka Chaka” Mhinga holding the letter of appointment

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Yvonne Chaka Chaka