South African Celebrities Gifting Their Parents

Like most people, these South African celebrities had the desire to someday take care of their families and now they have the honour of doing so. They spoiled their parents with the most lavish gifts, all as a token of love and appreciation for the sacrifices made by their parents. The feeling of being able to give back to your parents is quite amazing. 

From the latest cars to buying and building houses for their parents, these generous celebs have definitely pulled out all the stops. 

Let’s have a look at what South African celebs have gifted their parents with:

Musa Mthombeni – Home 


Musa, a former Yo-TV presenter, also known as Mousseee, recently built his parents a house. With his father as the architect and providing the construction crew, Musa who is now a qualified Doctor, took to social media to show off his accomplishment of building his parents their very own home. The project ran over the course of a year before the final product could be achieved. He built his parents' house from scratch.

The captioned picture read, “One year ago on this exact day...One year later on this exact day...Things have changed immensely, but God is faithful."




Fifi Cooper – Home 


After winning big at the Metro FM Awards, musical artist Fifi Cooper received a cash prize of R300 000. She did not spend it on herself, even though it was her ‘biggest paycheck’ since breaking into the music industry.

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She revealed that the prize money went toward building her mother a house in the North West. She had stepped in to complete the house that her brother had begun building before he had to face his own family.

“I’m building my Mom a house. It’s actually done”, she wrote

Fifi Cooper has expressed how nothing is of more importance to her than doing something special for her mother. It has always been her dream, so she had to step in to assist her brother put a roof over her mother’s head for the rest of her life.

AKA – Car and Home 


Although this South African rapper can seem rather arrogant at times, he does know how to treat the women in his life. He surprised his mother with a brand new BMW. The rapper then bought his mother a new house. His proud and excited mother, Lynn Forbes took to Instagram to share a few images of her new home.

“New beginnings… Thank [email protected] #accordingtoglammy #wellness #newbeginnings #courage #love #happiness #joy #conviction,” she captioned one of the photos.

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Black Coffee – Car 


Surprising us all, international music star DJ Black Coffee gifted his mother with a new Mercedes-Benz GLC SUV that ranges from R700 000 to 850 000. 

DJ Black Coffee posted pictures that captured the perfect moment where he revealed the car to his mother with the caption “Mommy’s Christmas gonna be so lit.”


He also bought his mother-in-law an extravagant Mercedes Benz as a Mothers Day gift.

They certainly are lucky to have him as a son!

Thando Thabethe – Car 


Another star who bought their mother a luxurious automobile is Thabooty. The 29 year old TV and radio personality spoilt her mother with a brand new Mercedes Benz. She shared the big unveiling on Instagram, and captioned her post, “Best thing I ever did! Love you Mom!!”

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Junior De Rocka – Car 


Following the footsteps of many local celebs, hip hop artist Junior De Rocka surprised his mother with her dream car.

Sharing the excitement with his fans on Instagram, the artist uploaded a video of the special moment. 

“There’s no better moment I’ve been praying for my whole life than to be able to buy my mom her dream car. I’ve tried and pushed in order to do this for her. Knowing that she’s always told me how much she’s dreamt of this car now it’s hers! (sic),” Junior captioned the video.

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Cassper Nyovest – Home 


From having sold 10 million records to making history and breaking records for the highest locally attended concert, Abuti Fill Up has been making headlines.
The Tito Mboweni hit maker has shown his appreciation to his mother by buying her a house.

It costed him a wopping R10 million, he said on Real Talk With Anele.

He shared an Instagram post with the picture captioned, “All I ever wanted to do was to make my mom proud/ and now we flexing on em, see me with the guns out!!! #WeLivingGood”

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Pearl Modiadie – Home 


Television personality, Pearl Modiadie had her proudest moment when she gifted her father with a house. Pearl shared a video on social media of the very emotional moment when she took her dad to his new home.

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Prince Kaybee – Car 


Prince Kaybee bought his mom a brand new Mercedes Benz and shared the awesome news on Twitter.

“Sho Oulady, here’s an early Christmas present to take you to the mall. I’m sorry I couldn’t be there and give you your gift personally, but you know I got you! The part where you cry breaks me because not so long ago you were starving yourself so that I can eat,” he wrote.

Motlatsi Mafatshe – Car 


The Isidingo star surprised his mom with a car for her 62nd birthday.

“Today I am what I am, who I am all because of ur sacrifices and pray the heavenly father grant u with more years to see us grow and your grandchildren to grow and still experience the beauty of having a grandparent, I love you more and more everyday,” he captioned the picture of the car.

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He also posted an instagram picture of his mother that read

“My #Mama #BirthdaySurpriseGift from #MotlatsiMafatshe #ItumelengMafatshe #CatherineMafatshe #siblingsgoals 62 yrs ago on the 3rd of November, God blessed us with an angel by the name of #CatherineNomgqibeloWoyeMafatshe
To bestow us with her teachings, love, guidance, ministry, support, nation building spirit and most of all and my personal favorite, and what I’m truly grateful for being my mom.”

There's nothing as beautiful as gifting your parents and showing how much you appreciate all they have done for you. These celebs definitely went out of their way to surprise their parents.

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Written by:
ZAlebs Team