Bonang : She who reigns supreme (Academy of Greatness)

Background: Bonang Matheba

Bonang Dorothy Matheba, popularly known as Queen B is an established brand that is slaying the game. She is a noted Television host, radio personality, Author, businesswoman, and philanthropist. Bonang is at the peak of her career and there seems to be no limit to it.

She was born 25 June 1985 in Mahikeng, North West and she later moved to Leondale Johannesburg after her parents divorced. After completing her matric at the Fourways High School, the queen claimed her throne in the industry.


She always wanted to be influential from a young age and her career is evident to that. B started out as a presenter on SABC 1’s music show Live and her work there made her recognized as a force to reckon with. Bonang landed major gigs on the radio such as Metro FM and hosting multiple TV shows and international shows. While at Metro FM the B- Hive was born as an acknowledgment to her fans.



She has gone to win 8 awards in total including TV personality of the year. Queen B has worked with major brands like Revlon making her the first international brand ambassador in SA. She is a proud author of ‘From A-B’ and now launched a Champagne brand called ‘The house of BNG’.

Bonang mentioned in one of her interviews that she would love to be remembered for her selfless act of sponsoring young ladies in furthering their studies. There’s no stopping her and the world can expect more of her unlimited greatness.

She will always be a national treasure and a perfect pick for the Academy of Greatness.