About Things About Zari Hassan That Will Leave Mzansi Speechless

Zarinah Hassan commonly known as Zari Hassan the Boss Lady is the common figure on the internet and East Africa at large. Her nationality is Uganda. She is a businesswoman, socialite and a musician too.




Zari currently resides in South Africa with her current boyfriend. In south Africa, Zari runs a chain of schools, and she also owns students’ hostels which generate handsome incomes to her.

What you need to know about Zarinah is as follows:


Zari is a mother of four sons and one girl, and she is 40 years old.

“Being a mother is a wonderful experience since there is never a dull time in one’s life… If there’s one thing in this life that I enjoy, it’s being a mother since it entails a great deal of responsibility, for which I am grateful,” she said in an interview with KTN News Kenya.


Zari has developed a cult following on social media platforms. She has 9.5 million followers on Instagram, which is a huge number. At the One Africa Awards in 2020, she was presented with the Social Media Award.


Zari is the president and CEO of the 14 Brooklyn City College campuses in South Africa.

“There’s a lot of effort that goes on behind the scenes because, as the CEO of the firm, you have the ability to create or break the organisation.”


Zari (Zarinah Hassan) is a Ugandan musician that performs in many genres.

Her ancestors are from a variety of places; her grandpa on her mother’s side is Indian, and her grandmother is Ugandan; her grandfather on her father’s side is Somalian, and her grandmother is Burundian; her grandfather on her father’s side is Somalian, and her grandmother is Burundian.

Although she grew up singing and performing in Uganda, she now resides in South Africa, where she manages a cosmetics business and a tertiary institution in Pretoria, all the while pursing a musical career in the country’s capital.

In 2008, she was nominated for a Channel O Music Video Award for best East African performer, which she won.


Zari formerly had a reality television show on UBC TV called Zari, Bosslady in 2012, and she is currently preparing to make a reality television comeback. Zari will appear as a cast member in the upcoming Netflix reality series Young, Famous, and African.