Dating and marriage is not all its cut out to be these days. Couples break up or divorce often and celebrity relationship are no exception

Kwaito star Mshoza shocked her fans this month when she revealed she was no longer with her husband Thuthukani Mvula. The couple wed in November last year and did not even last six months together.

2017 was a bad year for celebrity couples. Some of the high-profile stars who called time on their relationship were AKA and Bonang Matheba, Melani Son and Zwai Bala, Unathi and Thomas Msengana, as well as Lucille and Trevor Gumbi

But the following celebrities have found a way to make their relationships work

Nomzamo Mbatha and Maps Maponyane

Nomzamo Mbatha revealed what keeps her relationship with Maps Maponyane going strong. The actress has a busy schedule that sees her travelling overseas multiple times a year. Model and TV personality Maps also travels a lot for work. You would think the time apart would put a strain their relationship, but according to Nomzamo, their busy schedules is one of the reasons they remain a couple.

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“I mean it definitely helps. I don’t know how the WAGS do it with our fellow sportsmen… but it just helps when both people in the relationship are equally busy so that we don’t fight, ” she said on The Dan Nicholl Show in 2017. Three years after they started dating, Nomzamo and Maps are still going strong.