Humble and Learned: Skeem Saam actor Leshole ‘Thabo Mkhabela’

Thabang Mkhabela is a South African actor who currently plays the role of Leshole in Skeem Saam, which airs on SABC1. He plays a very unlucky 19-year-old boy who never has anything good come his way. Surprisingly, Thabo is an actual lecturer who is contrary to his role as a student in Skeem Saam. Is Thabo Mkhabela unlucky in real life? Let’s find out this and more as we explore the Thabo ‘Leshole’ Mkhabela biography.






Thabo Mkhabela Profile Summary

Thabo Mkhabela Biography, Pictures, Girlfriend, Skeem Saam, Net Worth
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Real Name Thabo Mkhabela
Gender Male
Date of Birth 1995
Place of birth Bushbuckridge, Mpumalanga.
Age 25 Years
Ethnicity Black
Nationality South African
Occupation Actor, Poet, Dancer
TV Shows Skeem Saam
Instagram @mkhabelathabo
Net Worth US$120 000
Where is Thabo Mkhabela originally from?
Where is Thabo Mkhabela originally from?
Thabo Mkhabela: Image source @Instagram
Leshole, real name Thabo Mkhabela, was born and raised in Bushbuckridge, Mpumalanga. Contrary to his life story in Skeem Saam, he was raised by both parents in a middle-class family.

Which institutions did Thabo Mkhabela attend?

Which institutions did Thabang Lefoa attend?
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Thabo Mkhabela studied at the University of Limpopo, where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree. He also went further and attained his master’s degree, which enabled him to be a lecturer at the Tshwane University Of Technology.

Which TV shows have Thabo Mkhabela appeared in?
Thabo Mkhabela has made television appearances only on Skeem Saam. However, he is a well-known theatre performer and a poet. Thabo loves the stage, so he is found on location when he is not lecturing or shooting.

Thabo Mkhabela Pictures
Who is Thabo Mkhabela ‘s girlfriend?
Who is Thabo Mkhabela ‘s girlfriend?
Thabo Mkhabela’s girlfriend: Image source @Instagram
Thabo Mkhabela’s daughter

Thabo is in a serious relationship with his girlfriend, Amanda Siyo, who is currently pregnant with his baby, which is due soon. The couple is happy about the baby, and presents and wishes have already started to pour in for the baby. However, Thabo has a six-year-old daughter from a previous relationship.