Mary Ndlovu is a character from Isono, a South African television drama series created by Eva Khumalo Banda. The character was portrayed by Nthati Moshesh.
Mary Ndlovu, affectionately known as Mother Mary, she is a philanthropic socialite who takes in homeless children and cares for them at the House of Grace, a centre for "at-risk" youth in Vosloorus on the East Rand of Johannesburg.Unknown to the public eye however, she runs an illegal adoption ring. Although she is a staunch believer in Christ, she launders money through the church, along with other illicit deals. Mary is running from her dark past, which she believes is safely buried.
In the East Rand of Johannesburg, Vosloorus, Gabriel, born into a dysfunctional family, searches within himself for the strength to stand up against a powerful evil matriarch, Mother Mary, who will stop at nothing to serve her own needs.