Norma Gigaba Biography

Norma Gigaba (born 9 April 1975 in Durban) is a businesswoman, entrepreneur, and promoter. She is popularly addressed as ‘Mrs. Gigabytes’ a nickname she earned working in the IT field. Her fame came after she got married to Malusi Gigaba, popularly known as a chief designer of state capture.


Name: Norma Gigaba

Other names: Mrs. Gigabyte

Born: 9 April 1975 (age 47 years) Durban, South Africa

Gender: Female

Profession: Businessperson and philanthropist

Husband: Malusi Gigaba

Children: Nkanyezi and Mvelo Sister Nandu Mngoma

Her date of birth is on 9 April 1975 and the place of birth is in Durban, South Africa. Norma Gigaba is 47 years old. She celebrates her birthday every year on April 9.


Norma is married to Malusi Gigaba, Home Affairs Minister. The couple exchanged their marital vows in 2014 and their union is blessed with two (2) children; Nkanyezi and Mvelo.


Mrs. Gigabyte has made a name for herself as an IT expert and specialist. She has been working with technology for many years now earning her the nick ‘Mrs. Gigabyte. Though it is in a way offensive to label her as ‘trophy wife’.

She has made a lot of money as an independent woman. Her sister’s name is Nandu Mngoma, a singer. Norma founded ‘The Noma Gigaba Foundation’ with the primary aim of improving educational opportunities for impoverished children in the country.


Her unapologetic honesty has made her interviews trend. She made a shocking revelation to the extent of letting the cat out of the bag on her marital affair. In 2017, she shared in an interview with eNCA that she did people’s passports and everything. This she did during her husband’s first period as home affairs minister. She also mentioned that she assisted her husband with government work.

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