Tokyo Sexwale (born 5 March 1953) whose birth name is Mosima Gabriel Sexwale is a South African businessman, politician and anti-apartheid activist.
He studied a Bachelors Degree in Business Commerce at the University of South Africa while imprisoned at Robben Island.
Sexwale became the Premier of Gauteng Province after the 1994 general elections held in South Africa.
Tokyo Sexwale Age
He was born on the 5th of March 1953 in Transvaal, South Africa. He is 70 years old as of 2023 and celebrates his birthday on March 5th every year.
Tokyo Sexwale Wife
Tokyo Sexwale got married to a first wife whose known is unknown and later got married to a second wife who is Judy van Vuuren.
Their personal relationship began while he remained in prison, and soon after his release, in 1990, they married. In 2013 they filed for divorce.
Tokyo Sexwale Children
Sexwale has two children by a first wife, and two children by his second wife, Judy van Vuuren making a total of four children.
Two of his children are known as Chris Sexwale and Gabrielle Sexwale.
He has an estimated net worth of about $200 million making him one of the top richest politicians in South Africa
Honours and Awards
- He received the Légion d’honneur from France
- The Reach and Teach Leadership Award, from the United States.
- Honorary doctorate in technology from Nottingham Trent University.
- The Cross of Valour (Ruby Class) from South Africa
- Honorary Doctorate in Business Administration from De Montfort University.
- The Order of the Freedom of Havana (Cuba)