Khanyi Mbau who’s real name is Khanyisile Mbau is a South African model, artiste, social media influencer, TV personality, actress and bussiness woman.
She is popularly known for her role in Netflix reality TV Show dubbed “Young famous and African.” Also, her appearance in SABC 2’s soap Opera “Muvhango” has shot her to fame.
Khanyi Mbau is also call “Queen of Bling” by the media. She is one of the well known beautiful South African celebrities.
She was born on 15 October 1985 in Johannesburg in South Africa. She is 36 years as of June 2022. She was raised by her mother together with her grandmother in Mofolo, Soweto in South Africa.
Her mother, Lynette Sisi Mbau, was employed by Barclays Bank’s pension fund in the financial division. Khanyi said she has no current contact with her father, despite the fact that they weren’t married when she was born, though she keeps tabs on him through her sister.
Menzi Mcunu, her father, had no legal right to her, yet he nevertheless gave her the name. Khanyisile, which translates to “the one who provides light,” was the name he gave her. Khanyi eventually adopted her mother’s name when she got older.
In Johannesburg, South Africa, she finished her schooling there. Other specifics regarding her schooling and degree of studies are still unknown.
Khanyi Mbau Husband
Khanyi Mbau was married to her South African husband Mandla Mthembu but they divorced in 2009. She is currently not married but she is dating Zimbabwean millionaire Kudzai Terrence Mushonga per our data as of June 2022.
Mandla Mthembu and Khanyi Mbau married from 2006 to 2009, they divorced after just 3 years of being together. They met in 2005 and married a year later.
Khanyi was 19 years old when she married business mogul Mandla who was 30 years then. They got married after Knanyi became pregnant, their reason for divorce is currently unknown even after 10 years of divorce but is was speculated that the actual story behind is, Mandla was bullying Khanyi.
Is Khanyi Mbau Still Married?
As of June 2022, Khanyi Mbau is still not married but she is dating a Zimbabwean businessman Mushonga.
When did Khanyi Mbau get married?
Khanyi Mbau got Married to Mandla Mthembu in 2006 after pregnancy rumors sparked between the then lovers. They divorced in 2009 for unknown reasons but it is believed to be an abusive marriage which resulted in their separation.