Yvonne Chaka Chaka Receives Third Doctoral Degree. Yvonne Chaka Chaka received her third honorary doctorate from Tshwane University of Technology last week.
Walking across the stage to receive her third honorary doctorate from Tshwane University of Technology brought back memories for Yvonne Chaka Chaka and reminded her that learning never stops at any age.
Yvonne Chaka Chaka Receives Third Doctoral Degree.
Her other two degrees were awarded to her by the University of KwaZulu-Natal and Rhodes University in 2012 and 2018, respectively.
According to the “Thank You, Mr. D.J.” singer, getting his PhD brought back pleasant memories.
She received honorary degrees from Rhodes University in 2018 and the University of KwaZulu-Natal in 2012, respectively.
She took to Instagram and wrote: “Today was such an emotional day thank you @tut_official2 to everyone who attended the function words cannot express how I feel ❤️I am encouraged to study further and acquire more knowledge . I have realised that you are never too old to learn.”
Doreen, Refiloe, and Yvonne Ntombizodwa Moloko Machaka were the couple’s three daughters; they were born in Dobsonville, Soweto, in 1965.
She is now referred to as Yvonne Chaka Chaka, the Princess of Africa, a performing artist, businesswoman, and humanitarian.
Yvonne’s life spans from the start of her meteoric rise in 1985 as a music star of contagious pop melodies and dance music at the height of apartheid to her current role as a philanthropist with the recently established Princess of Africa Foundation. Yvonne is the daughter of Puti and Sophie Machaka, a mother of four boys, an entrepreneur, and a businesswoman (2007).