Although paper work was not that common, adoption has always been there in the black communities. Many automatically take in deceased relative’s kids without signing any document. Or if a couple can’t bear children they can be given a relative’s child to raise as their own.
Nowadays though, people are going the legal route. Just like their international counterparts, local celebrities are pioneers when it comes to adopting children. The following celebs have done the most noble things raising their adopted bundle of joys with love.
Pearl Thusi and Okuhle are the hottest mother and daughter around. The media personality has been sharing pictures of the little girl which led to speculations that she has adopted her.
After five years of struggling to fall pregnant Mampho Brescia and her husband Nicola went the adoption route. They have adopted their daughter, Rain. She fits in perfectly and is the apple of her parents’ eye.
DR Rebecca Malope adopted her late sister’s three kids, a boy and two girls after she was shot by her boyfriend. The gospel singer revealed doctors told her she could not have kids but amazingly fell pregnant but sadly suffered a miscarriage.
Sophie Lichaba formerly known as Ndaba has adopted her sister’s daughter. The actress and TV personality has three children Shallon, whom she adopted from her late sister, Rudo and Lwandle.