Who is Simz Ngema? Simphiwe Ngema – Biography, Age, Husband, Boyfriend, Child, Instagram and Net Worth

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Simphiwe Ngema or Simz Ngema (born 29 August 1989) is a singer, TV Host, choreographer, and actress from Soweto, Johannesburg.

Simphiwe Ngema

Simphiwe Ngema Biography

Simz Ngema was born on the 29th of August, 1989 in Klipspruit, Soweto, Johannesburg.

According to her, her birth was a tough one for her parents as they were expecting a boy when they gave birth to her. She has a sister and a younger one too. The beautiful media personality studied Journalism at Boston Media House.


Simz Ngema’s career in the entertainment industry took off as a result of Duma Ndlovu who is the creator of Muvhango. Ndlovu invited Ngema to take part in one of his plays, The Game which ran in December 2016 in Durban.

In 2017, Ngema took part in a reality show, Preachers Kids.

In Muvhango which airs on SABC 2, she played the role of Thuli. After she left the show, she starred in another soapie which is The Queen.


Real NameSimphiwe Ngema
Date of Birth29th of August, 1989
Place of BirthSouth Africa
Marital StatusSingle
TV Host
Nationality/NationalitiesSouth African

Is Tino and Simphiwe Ngema still together?

No, both Tino Chinyani and Simz Ngema are not together anymore.

Is Simphiwe Ngema married?

No, she is no longer married after losing her ex-husband.

Who is Simphiwe Ngema dating now?

As of now, she is dating no one.

Simphiwe Ngema Age: How old is Simz Ngema?

As of 2022, she would be 33 years of age.

Simz Ngema Husband

The former Muvhango actress, Simz Ngema was previously married to actor Dumi Masilela, who was murdered in 2017 in an attempted hijacking. Ever since then, she hasn’t remarried anybody.

Simphiwe Ngema Boyfriend and Child

After the death of her husband, she started dating Tino Chinyani in 2020 but they later called it quits. She had a child with Tino and the baby’s name is Tiyani Kemorena Michael Chinyani.

Simphiwe Ngema Boyfriend

Social Media

You can connect with the actress on social media via the following channels.



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You can connect with her on Facebook here.


Simz Ngema Net Worth

Here’s her net worth in Rands, USD, and GBP.

YearNet Worth in Rands (R)Net Worth in USD ($)Net Worth in GBP (£)
2021R15 million$1 million£757,000
2022R22 million$1.5 million£1.1 million

Lethabo Ndlovu

Lethabo Ndlovu is a KwaZulu-Natal-born writer. He is the Editor-in-Chief at Nerdville. Ndlovu is happily married to Sarah Ndlovu with children and they both live in Johannesburg South Africa. His interests include football, writing, and trying to make himself better by reading.

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