Zizo Beda Biography: Age, Husband, Pictures, Qualification, Net Worth, Children, Rumors, Twitter, Instagram, Still Married, Baby

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Zizo Beda (born December 12, 1988) is a well-known South African model, actress, and television presenter. She is a familiar face on TV, known for hosting the music show Selimathunzi for four years.

Aside from hosting the SABC1 show, the actress first gained the attention of South Africans as Miss Teen.

Zizo Beda
Zizo Beda biography
Zizo Beda is best known for hosting the SABC1 music show Selimathunzi.
Quick Facts
Full Name:Zizo Beda
Born:December 12, 1988 (age 34 years old)
Origin:Dutywa, Transkei
Nationality:South Africa
Education:Clarendon Girls High School
Husband:Mayihlome Tshwete
Baby:Vukile Tshwete
Occupation:Actress, model
Net Worth:R26 million

Early Life

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Zizo Beda was born on December 12, 1998, and hails from Dutywa in Transkei. Her family raised her and supported her throughout her formative age.

The model doesn’t talk about her parents on social media but references them when it’s due. The television host has siblings.


Her parents registered her at the East London-based school Komga Junior. After completing her primary school, she joined Clarendon Girls High School.

The actress wants to study journalism and media studies at Rhodes University in Grahamstown.

While in high school, she engaged in many extramural activities. She did sporting activities like netball and tennis and debating and drawing.

Personal Life

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Zizo is a proud mother of two children.

Zizo Beda married Mayihlome Tshwete on December 11, 2015, at the Gonubie Manor venue in East London. Her husband was a spokesperson for the Department of Home Affairs.

In 2016, they welcomed their first bundle of joy – a baby boy. They named him Vukile Tshwete.

The first chapter of their love life started at Malusi Gigaba’s birthday celebration in Durban. They both attended the ceremony and grew fond of each other.


After about three years into their union, some rumor carriers claimed that their marriage was about to crumble. Some were specific that Zizo and her man had ended the marital relationship.

Other claims that the couple did not celebrate their Christmas celebration together.

Some even further say that they lived separately. The couple has not said anything about divorcing or separating.



 Zizo Beda is a model and television presenter. Many know her for hosting the SABC1 music show Selimathunzi. She joined the show in season 21 and left in season 26.

The actress who wants to be among the foremost journalists in South Africa has hosted other television shows. She had to quit her job in Selimathunzi to pursue other career interests.

In Season one of The AXE Sweet Life, Zizo played Dark Angel.


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Zizo has worked with top brands in South Africa.

The actress became the brand ambassador for the beauty brand Garnier in 2011. As a model, she worked with other brands like Cuddlers, a top diaper brand, in 2016.

Zizo Beda is a Projects and PR Executive at Dandelion Breeze.

Social media

On social media, Zizo Beda has created a community of people who love her and wants her to attain greater heights. She has gained a decent following.

To spice things up, she posts pictures of her gorgeous body. Her captions trigger much more reactions from her active community. Her verified Instagram account has over 992K followers.

Net Worth

Zizo Tshwete has spent many years in the entertainment industry and has partnered and worked with several brands and production companies. She has an estimated net worth of R26 million as of September 2022.


The South African Music Awards as Presenter
Zaziwa as Herself
The Metro FM Music Awards as Host
The AXE Sweet as Dark Angel
Selimathunzi as Host
ScreenTime with Nicky Greenwall as Herself
SABC Crown Gospel Music Awards as Presenter
Miss SA And Miss SA Teen as Miss SA Teen Contestant
Glambition as Herself
Code Green as Herself