The middle child in a family of three children, Simphiwe Ngema, remains a darling to South Africans. She was brought up in a Christian family. Given Ngema, her dad and namesake, is a pastor in South Africa. Simz Ngema, who is still close to her father, and her Christian upbringing explain her lack of scandal in the showbiz world. This actress, singer, presenter, MC, and choreographer has had quite an interesting life. Here is everything you need to know about her including Simphiwe Ngema chid
Full name: Simphiwe Ngema Stage name: Simz Ngema Date of birth: August 29, 1989 Place of birth: Klipspruit, Soweto, Gauteng Simphiwe Ngema age: 31 years old in 2020 Nationality: South African Husband: Dumi Masilela (Died in August 2017) Simphiwe Ngema boyfriend: Tino Chinyani Children: Tiyani Chinyani Occupation: Actress, singer, and TV personality Simphiwe Ngema Instagram: @simzngema
How old is Simphiwe Ngema? You would ask. Simphiwe Ngema was born on August 29, 1989, in Klipspruit, Soweto in Johannesburg, South Africa. Simphiwe Ngema age is 31 years old as of 2020. Simz Ngema maintains that her birth was a difficult one and her parents were anticipating a boy when her mom fell pregnant. Simphiwe’s relationship with her older sister Baxolile is also a steady one. Baxolile has a daughter, Khumo. A while back, Simphiwe took to Instagram explaining that Khumo was one of the reasons she was able to live through the trauma of losing her husband at 28.
Career Knowing Simz Ngema age, it is only natural to ask what she has been up to close to three decades she has been alive. Simphiwe Ngema started her career at a young age. She credits her parents for encouraging her to pursue her dream. However, she credits Duma Ndlovu, the creator of Muvhango, for starting off her career. He allowed her to start her career when he invited her to take part in one of his plays, The Game, that ran in Durban on 15th to 24th December 2016.
In 2017 Simphiwe Ngema was part of Vuzu’s reality live show Preachers Kids. She featured as the second daughter of Given Ngema, who in 1998, founded Christ is Lord church in Zuurberkom, Gauteng, west of Johannesburg. This 8-part series featured some of the most prominent preacher’s kids in South Africa such as Pinky.
She also played Thuli on the (South African Broadcasting Corporation) SABC 2 show Muvhango- created by Duma Ndlovu. Muvhango is a South African television soap opera that was first produced in Tshivenda language and has had a good run since its debut. It later became multilingual so as to be inclusive, showcase different cultures, and prove that different cultures and languages can unite South Africa. It is currently on its fifteenth season. Later that year, she left the show after her part was supposedly written off the script. It was during her exit from the show that her relationship with Dumi Masilela came to light. At the time, they had already been living together and were very much in love according to a close source.