Asavela Mngqithi Biography: When Your Childhood Dreams Come True

Her prowess on-screen is nothing short of amazing.

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Asavela Mngqithi is a South African actress who is best known for her role as Ntwenhle on Mzansi Magic's Isibaya.

She seems to have always wanted to be an actress since she was a child, and when she had the opportunity to study the arts, her desire to perform grew even stronger.

Although she keeps her personal life private, the actress claimed that she is ready for marriage and that her fans should be as well. This wedding appears to be one that Mzansi will never forget.


Asavela Mngqithi Age


She was born on the 4th of June 1996. She is 25 years old.

Asavela Mngqithi Early Life


Asavela was born and raised in Durban, where she spent the majority of her life. She is the daughter of South African football coach Manqoba Mngqithi.

She grew up in the Lamontville township, where she studied isiZulu and is also proficient in isiXhosa.

Asavela Mngqithi Education



Asavela Mgqithi Boyfriend


The man who makes Asavela smile and gush all over social media has never been seen by anyone, and the mystery adds to the intrigue.

Asavela has kept her personal life private, but she recently declared that she is ready for marriage and that her admirers should be prepared.

"I have such a thoughtful man…I don’t know how I settled for less before. I’ve been with my man for years now and he never misses anything when it comes to me. Always so gentle even when I’m a bit loco…thungisani right now!" she gushed.

To add to the exciting love story, Asavela is also expecting a child, and she appears to be enjoying every second of it. She expressed her excitement at meeting her kid on Instagram.

Asavela was on the set of Isibaya when she remarked that bringing her baby to work was daunting, but that she felt comfortable and confident doing so because of all the safety safeguards put in place to assist flatten Covid-19's curve on the show.


Asavela Mngqithi Career


It's easy to see why Isibaya's casting and the production team thought Asavela was appropriate for the tough role she's presently playing after watching her social media videos.

She's already a big favorite among the show's viewers, who tune in hoping to see her.

When she's on set, she's known as Ntwenhle, a young rebel lady that most people adore because she's someone they can identify with. She is the daughter of Bongani Gumede's character, Mandla Ndlovu.

“People seem to love my character. And everyone now seems to want to get to know Asavela. It’s a character that liberates women. She is doing something new, which is standing up for herself and do whatever she wants. I think that is why people relate to her,” she said. 

Not only is Asavela an actress, but she is also a musician, something many people are unaware of. In 2018, she collaborated with Melusi Mbhele on the song "Isgubhusama Zulu." The song belongs to the popular 'Gqom' genre.


Asavela Mngqithi Controversy


Most Hollywood stars have been outspoken about their sexuality, but one repeating issue on social media has been people being questioned about their sexuality.

Asavela is no exception, having been asked the same question. When a fan questioned if she was a lesbian, the actress simply replied, "No, straight AF."

That's just what happens when you're in the spotlight.

Being a victim of crime is a horrible experience that no one should ever have to go through, but it happens to the majority of us. The actress said that she was beaten up and held at gunpoint while in the company of her family.
Asavela was assaulted in search of her wedding ring. If you haven't been watching Isibaya for a while, you may be unaware that Asavela, who plays Ntwenhle, married her on-screen spouse, Dabula (Chris Radebe).

To make matters worse, the burglars broke into her home and even called Asvela by the name of her character. They were unable to locate the ring they were looking for because it is part of the show's prop equipment.

The incident left the family rattled, but fans were relieved that nothing bad occurred to any of them.

Asavela Mngqithi Car


Asavela certainly deserves the finest after all of her hard work in her career. When it comes to her four wheels, she has excellent taste.

Although she does not claim it is hers, it appears that the actress drives about in a beautiful Mercedes Benz. It is frequently highlighted on her page, and many of her followers have congratulated her on the vehicle.

Nothing will be able to stop this actress from being the celebrity that she is, and she has worked hard to achieve her goals. Fans will be watching her closely to see what her next endeavor is.



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