2019 OUTSTANDING FRIEND OF NIGERIA IN SOUTH AFRICA.
Mmatema is a South African vocally gifted award-winning singer and songwriter, affectionately known by her fans as 'the skyscraper, after becoming runner up on the season 11 South African idols competition. She currently has her own record label- Mmatema Moremi Media Productions under which she recorded her first Gospel album; Love Praise Worship and has executively produced her live shows. She has worked with a number of prominent musicians including DJ Cleo, DJ Tira, Benjamin Dube, Spirit of Praise and so many more. She has also gone on to work on other big productions such as lacing her vocals on Sabc1 'Mzansi FoSho' title song, Sabc3 'The stage is yours' and Trending SA title tracks, portrayed Mariam Makeba in a Soweto theatre production, performing at awards ceremonies; SAFTAs, Crowns and other productions. Mmatema presented the Nigerian Voice awards 2017 as cost-host and was dressed by a local Nigerian designer of which she still wears the clothes with pride to her events and singing gigs. She has always been an active supporter/friend of the Nigerian community for years. As she also hosted the red carpet in 2014 of the Nigerian year-end carnival in South Africa event that took place in Pretoria as an interviewer. She uses her platform to speak against any type of xenophobic attacks going on and is part of their events no matter what.