Njeza from Uzalo leaves Mzansi shocked after his real age was revealed. We all know him as ex convict Nkululeko or Njeza from Uzalo but his real name is Nkayi so Makhanya. He plays the role of an ex convict who lives in kwamashu. He is currently playing the storyline of Gender Based Violence which has gotten him into a lot of trouble with fans.
He brought the storyline to life so well that people thought he was really beating his lover Nosipho. At one time he was chasession at a mall by fans who were not happy by how he was treating Nosipho.
“The new Njeza role taught me a lot about the widespread problem of Gender-Based Violence, though it was difficult to play, I’m happy to be afforded the unique opportunity to educate the nation.”
The new storyline though it was risky for him has certainly opened doors for his contract with Uzalo was improved . He went on to bag a radio presenting gig at KwaZulu Natal-based station Vuma FM where he presents The Weekend Crossover from 00.00hrs -02.00hrs.
He is not just a pretty face but is also educated as he holds a degree in Communication Sciences. However what has shocked most is his age, on set he plays the role of a 38 year old man but in real life he was born on the 23rd of May 1993 meaning he is turning 29 this year.
When it comes to his dating life it’s mostly rumours he was rumoured to be dating Lady Amare, then it wasfellow Uzalo cast member Noxolo Mathula who plays the role of Lily.