Jacob Boy Mamabolo is his real name, but simply and fondly addressed as Boy Mamabolo. He is a famous South African politician and businessman.
He was born on May 11, 1983 in Limpopo in South Africa.
His Educational Education
Boy Mamabolo attended at Mponegele Primary school and Letlotlo Primary School in 1995.
He did his auxiliary school training in 2002 and finally graduated at the University of Johannesburg in South Africa.
Boy Mamabolo’s Career
Boy Mamabolo is a renowned politician from Limpopo elected as a member of South African National Parliament at the 2019 general election.
He has since recorded lots of achievements in his political journey in his country, as he stood firm on a lots of political issues since his auxiliary school.
He served in different departments in the Congress of South African Students (COSAS). The positions held by him incorporate Branch Secretary (1997—2000), Regional Secretary (2000-2002), Provincial Secretary (2002).
Mamabolo has been in forefront promoting political issues aimed at promoting fairness, equality and good governance in South Africa.
In 2020, the renowned politician on the annual State of the Nation Address, rose on a point of order and said:
“Speaker, we’ve been abused for too long, we cannot be abused in the same manner that Mantwa [Malema’s spouse] is being abused by honourable Malema… nna le lelena re dithaka (English: “we are peers”), let’s leave elderly people and go engage outside”.
He serves as a Member of Parliament of the National Assembly of South Africa, a position he has held since 2019. He sits on both the Portfolio Committee on Sports, Arts and Culture and the Standing Committee on the Auditor-General.
The renowned and controversial politician is also a member of the popular South African political party, the African National Congress (ANC).
His Personal Life
Boy Mamabolo marital life is not known. The popular Politician has refused to disclose his private life to the public domain.
He is known to be a controversial politician with several burning political, economic and social issues in South Africa.
In 2011, when Malema was suspended as youth league president, Mamabolo burnt a mock coffin in celebration.
In 2013, Mamabolo was involved in a court battle with Malema after he sent him a message threatening to exhume his mother’s remains and take it to his grandmother’s house.
In the same year, Mamabolo was arrested on fraud charges relating to his tenure as the chairperson of the Limpopo Geographical Names Committee.
In another incident, he once again accused Malema of domestic abuse. Consequently, Malema and his spouse approached the Limpopo High Court and filed lawsuits of R1 million each, citing defamation. The two parties reached an out-of-court agreement wherein Mamabolo apologised, saying that his utterances were actually “uncalled for”.
Boy Mamabolo’s Net Worth
Boy Mamabolo is one of the highly controversial Politicians and businessman in South Africa with an estimated net worth of about $500,000 dollars.
Boy Mamabolo is very active on social media with large fan base. You can reach or follow him on his Twitter handle @BoyMamabolo.
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