Dr. Thandi Ndlovu Biography – Dr. Thandi Ndlovu Wiki
Dr. Thandi Ndlovu was the founder and CEO of Motheo Construction Group. She was a former president of the Black Business Council and National President at South African Women in Construction.
Ndlovu was born in the township of Soweto and schooled at Orlando High School. After matriculating she enrolled for a BSc degree at the University of Fort Hare in the Eastern Cape where she was also heavily involved in politics.
In the early 1980’s Ndlovu went into exile in Angola where she spent years actively fighting the Apartheid regime as part of the ANC’s military wing, uMkhonto We Sizwe (MK) where she also undertook several tasks, including running literacy and education programmes and assisting as a medical officer.
In 1984, she moved to Zambia, where she enrolled at the University of Zambia where she completed her BSc (human biology) and MBchB degrees.
Following her return to South Africa, Ndlovu ran a private medical practice for five years in Orange Farm, an informal settlement south of Johannesburg where she was the sole private practitioner providing medical services to a population of over 200 000 people.
Ndlovu landed in the construction industry following her work with local health committees in the area, where she championed for improved housing to replace the shacks that exacerbated the health problems experienced by the locals.
Ndlovu launched Motheo Construction in 1999. The company acquired a grade 9 certificate level from the Construction Industry Development Board.
She was a founding member of South African Women in Construction in the early 1990s. In 2013, she won the Businesswoman of the Year Award in the Entrepreneurs category, as awarded by the Businesswomen’s Association of South Africa.
Dr. Thandi Ndlovu Age
Dr Thandi Ndlovu was born in 1954 in Soweto, South Africa. She was 65 years old.
Dr. Thandi Ndlovu Death – Dr. Thandi Ndlovu Accident
Thandi Ndlovu died in hospital on 24 August 2019 following a head-on car crash on her way to a funeral in Rustenburg in the North West.
The Motheo Construction Group confirmed her death in a statement: “It is with great sadness that we confirm that Dr. Thandi Ndlovu passed away today, 24 Agust 2019. Earlier today, she was involved in a fatal car accident. Please continue to pray for her family as they deal with their grief. Pray also for the Motheo family as we all seek to digest this tragic news. Our prayers are with you all. Chris, Tim and Lettie.”
— Motheo Group (@MotheoGroup) August 24, 2019
Dr. Thandi Ndlovu Children – Dr. Thandi Ndlovu Sons
She was a mother of eight.
Dr. Thandi Ndlovu Net Worth
Information about Dr. Thandi Ndlovu’s net worth is being updated.