GALLERY: The stylish Zuma wives club

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South African president Jacob Zuma (2ndR) poses for photographs with his three wives Sizakele Khumalo (R), Nompumelo Ntuli (L), and Thobeka Mabhija (2-L) after the State of The Nation address in Parliament, in Cape Town, on June 03, 2009.

South African president Jacob Zuma (2ndR) poses for photographs with his three wives Sizakele Khumalo (R), Nompumelo Ntuli (L), and Thobeka Mabhija (2-L) after the State of The Nation address in Parliament, in Cape Town, on June 03, 2009.

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South African president Jacob Zuma (2ndR) poses for photographs with his three wives Sizakele Khumalo (R), Nompumelo Ntuli (L), and Thobeka Mabhija (2-L) after the State of The Nation address in Parliament, in Cape Town, on June 03, 2009.

South African president Jacob Zuma (2ndR) poses for photographs with his three wives Sizakele Khumalo (R), Nompumelo Ntuli (L), and Thobeka Mabhija (2-L) after the State of The Nation address in Parliament, in Cape Town, on June 03, 2009.

JOHANNESBURG - Which of President Jacob Zuma’s wives will accompany him to the State Of The Nation Address at Parliament on Thursday night? What styles will they be going for – traditional attire or stylish couture?

That remains to be seen, but over the last four and a bit years, these women have accompanied Zuma at important events around the world in glamourous attire.

The president currently has four wives, although he has been married six times.

  • Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma – married 1972 – divorced 1998
  • Sizakele Khumalo – married 1973
  • Kate Mantsho – married 1976 – committed suicide in 2000
  • Nompumelo Ntuli – married 2008
  • Thobeka Mabhija – married 2010
  • Gloria Bongi Ngema – married 2012

UPDATE: The gallery above has been updated with photographs of Zuma&39;s wives at SONA2014.