Ntombhi Ya Mutsonga is passionate about telling stories, embracing culture and preserving her indigenous language “XITSONGA” and she achieves all this through her ministry of poetry.

Her first poetry book “XEWANI” is an assortment of day-to-day reflections composed on cognizant living. The book addresses social and cultural issues facing the generation of today and how globalisation has wiped away our traditions, values and norms. It also serves as a bridge that paves way for the generation of today to go back to their roots, embrace their identity and celebrate their heritage through literature.

XEWANI was inspired by the dire need to preserve, celebrate, educate, heal and comfort.

Ntombhi Ya Mutsonga’s main objective is to celebrate, embrace culture and heritage, preserve language and find long term solutions to eradicate the cultural.