Bonang Matheba is a South African media personality, author, TV presenter, and businesswoman just like her doppelganger; Toke Makinwa. Makinwa is a Nigerian actor, author, YouTuber, and TV personality just like Bonang Matheba.
Makinwa who is Nigeria’s IT girl not only looks like Matheba but is also BFF’s with her.
These two inspire each other style-wise as they’ve previously rocked the same outfits from; the trendy pajama inspired suit, to the peacock turbans dresses and the African print with similar sunglasses to Bonang’s trademark sunglasses.
Twitter usually goes crazy when they intentionally and unintentionally post similar looks and goes even wilder when they’re in the same picture.
The two not only just share the same careers in common, but they have the same personalities.
Bonang is Besties with her lookalike and have shared some memories together.
Toke also used to appear in Bonang Matheba’s reality show ‘Being Bonang’, which has not been renewed for a third season. The two previously shared pictures on social media from Matheba’s birthday celebration and fans couldn’t split them apart. When fans looked at the pictures, they thought that they are seeing double.
Bonang’s Long-Lost Twin published a book titled ‘On Becoming’ which tells of her journey in life; her struggles after her parents died, her marriage, and her faith in God.
While Matheba published a book titled ‘From A to B’ which is an invitation to sit in as she reflects on her journey from A to B; from children’s TV presenter to international campaigns.
Before Covid-19, Matheba visited Nigeria often to have lunches and sleepovers with her bestie.
This was shocking to her fans as Matheba is known to not be able to maintain friendships or make a friend’s a priority.
Matheba who was previously friends with Somizi and Lona Maseko has now become close to her cousin; Pinky Gal who is a DJ and fashionista.