Bongani Khumalo says he donated his full salary "from
the bottom of my heart" to buy food parcels for the needy during the
The 33-year-old centre-back has enjoyed an illustrious
career, playing for the likes of Tottenham Hotspur and Doncaster Rovers as well
as Bafana Bafana before heading back to former side SuperSport.
Khumalo enjoyed a short spell with Wits before returning to
Matsatsantsa, for the third time.
In a bid to help those most in need, Khumalo told City Press
the reason behind his generosity.
He said: "I have decided to donate my full salary to
buy food parcels (for the needy) and I am doing this from the bottom of my
"I am in a fortunate position to do this and I hope to
reach out to 300 families during this difficult time, while also paying homage
to Eswatini, where my father was born.
"I am doing this in my personal capacity; this is not
for personal glory."
Khumalo handed out 200 food parcels in Pretoria West on
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