Winnie Mashaba. (PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES/GALLO IMAGES).
The star penned a note of gratitude for the
means her mother MaLebo Mashaba made while she raised Winnie and her siblings. Almost
20 years since her passing, Winnie is celebrating her mother.
She has her mother to thank for her musical
career which marks 20 years this year. She was discovered at the church her
late mother went to.
Her Robala Ka Kgoso Mme song from her latest
album The Journey with Winnie Mashaba (Live at the Emperors Palace), was a
tribute to her mother.
“Dear Mother, I will never look down on
every effort you made for us and those you were mentoring. It marks 18 years
this month on the 20th since your departure. I just wanna continue assure you
that “ God has been so awesome to us Mama” Keep on communicating with us the
way you always do. It keeps us vibrant, energetic and feel that love ?? ?? you have always showered us with,” she shared on her Instagram
“I was the only one in the
family who had a source of income because I was selling CDs and cassettes. I
used the profit to take care of everyone. I never had time to go out with my
friends because I had to make sure all my siblings had something to eat and
were well supported,” she told DRUM.