Home People Tokyo Sexwale Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Net Worth & Honours

Tokyo Sexwale Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Net Worth & Honours


Tokyo Sexwale is a South African businessman, politician, anti-apartheid activist, and former political prisoner who goes by the birth name Mosima Gabriel Sexwale.

He was born on 5th March 1953 in Soweto, South Africa. 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
Birth name Mosima Gabriel “Tokyo” Sexwale
Date of Birth 5th March 1953 (age 66 years)
Wife Judy van Vuuren
Occupation Politician, Businessman
Net Worth $200 million
ALSO READ:  Mbali Ntuli Biography, Age, Early Life, Husband, Political Career, Instagram & Twitter

Tokyo Sexwale photo

Tokyo Sexwale Age

He was born on the 5th of March 1953 in Transvaal, South Africa. He is 66 years old as of 2019.

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.

ALSO READ:  Bridgette Radebe Biography, Age, Husband, Net Worth, Awards & Contact Details

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.

Tokyo Sexwale Net Worth

He has an estimated net worth of about $200 million making him one of the top richest politicians in South Africa

ALSO READ:  Nicky Oppenheimer Biography, Age, Family, Profile and Net Worth

Tokyo Sexwale 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)

Tokyo Sexwale Video



Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here