Dumi Mkokstad on New Wife, New Music & New Chapter
Popular South African gospel artist Dumi Mkokstad(27) got married to his fiance Ziphozenkosi Mthembu(25) this past week. This comes just after he dropped his new live recorded album called Calvery “indawo yobufakazi” a few months ago in March with hits such as “My God is too much”, “Ngonyama” ect.
Dumi Mkokstad who’s real name is Mduminseni Nzimande had affirmed his intention to marry Ziphozenkosi when he officially engaged her during the Easter celebrations in April earlier this year. Lobola negotiations for the wedding had been concluded and the couple were set to prepare for their big wedding day in June. Congratulations to Mr Dumi and Mrs Ziphozenkosi Nzimande on your nuptials.
Besides their faith in Lord the two love birds have alot in common. Ziphozenkosi and Mdumiseni aka Dumi Mkokstad both hail from the capital of KwaZulu -Natal, Pietermaritzburg and attended the same church most of their lives. Ziphozenkosi is a medical doctor and the daughter of the Bishop Mthembu from the Power Of God. Dumi Mkokstad and Ziphozenkosi Mthembu wanted a small private wedding with close friends and family as they both popular in their circle it would of been hard to accommodate everyone.
The news about the couples wedding day only broke out on social media after the wedding day when he share a heart felt message to his new wife. This was then followed by beautiful pictures of the couple from those who were fortunate enough to have witness the union of Dumi Mkokstad and Ziphozenkosi Mthembu such as Durban based business woman Zanele Mbokazi-Nkambule, Lady D Khoza of Ukhozi FM and fellow gospel artist Thina Zungu.
In this social media post Dumi Mkokstad shared
Ziphozenkosi Mthembu has made me the happiest Man on Earth right now. She accepted my love and cared not about everything that was said… cause She knows and Trusts the God in me. What a Woman!!! Many are the afflictions of the righteous but the Lord delivers Him out of all. ”