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Image of Ayanda Ncwane Biograph: Personal Life, Schooling, Career, Relationships, Family, Controversy

About

Ayanda Ncwane is the wife of the late Gospel star S'fiso Ncwane who's kept S'fiso's memory alive. Ayanda is also known to use her life's experiences to help other widows. Her expensive taste in fashion is what many love about her.

Personal Life

Ayanda Ncwane was born on 12 August. Her year of birth is unknown though she was raised in Ndwendwe with her late grandmother in the early 80s. Ayanda Ncwane did not always have her parents around. After she lost her father at the age of 12, her mother was busy working thus her granny took care of her. Ayanda Ncwane has three siblings - one sister and three brothers. Phupho Gumede is the most popular of her siblings as he’s very active on social media. 

Ayanda Ncwane's Schooling

Ayanda Ncwane got her secondary education at Nombika High School. After she completed high school, she got into modelling as her mother didn’t have money to take her to university.

Ayanda Ncwane's Career

Ayande Ncwane started off as a model. She competed in Miss South African Teens and Miss Durban Teens. Ayanda travelled to Johannesburg for the Miss SA Teens finals but did not win. She stayed in Johannesburg and worked as a waitress as well as got the opportunity to act in 'Generations' and 'Isidingo' as an extra. She also appeared on the show, 'Mzansi'. 

Ayanda Ncwane's acting career took an upward trajectory when she featured in the first season of The Real Housewives of Durban. On the show, Ayanda Ncwane has interactions with Nonku, the daughter of her late husband. In the lead up to the return of the show, Ayanda announced her departure from the show with reports suggesting that she is keen on expanding her brand.   

Ayanda now serves as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ncwane Communications as well as the president of the Africa Gospel Awards. She is also the brains behind Ayanda Ncwane Women’s Carnival. 

Ayanda Ncwane's Relationships

This is one of the saddest parts of Ayanda Ncwane's biography. She got widowed in 2016 after the death of her husband of 15 years Sfiso Ncwane who suffered kidney failure. Ayanda and Sfiso got married in 2002 after they met when she was just 18 years old. Ayanda and Sfiso have two children whose names are Ngcweti Ncwane, aged 16 and Mawenza Ncwane aged 13. 

Has she moved on?

Five years after the death of Sifso Ncwane, rumours went around that Ayanda might have a new bae. However, the identity of the man remained undisclosed. That said, Ayanda did say that she desires to have another child but did not clarify whether she has a boyfriend. At the same time, netizens noticed her wedding ring was missing and Ayanda Ncwane explained it got lost when she was out swimming. 

Ayanda Ncwane’s birthday

Ayanda Ncwane will not tell us how old she is but will keep us glued on her Instagram account with lovely pictures of her birthday celebration. In 2021, she turned a year older in style with bubbles, luxury and style. She was gifted a designer dress by Tomi Rikhotso and presents from brand names such as Dolce & Gabbana, Louis Vuitton and Chanel.

A message to Connie Ferguson

If there is one person who understood the pain of Connie Ferguson when she lost her husband Shona Ferguson, it’s Ayanda Ncwane. Ayanda was widowed in 2016 after the death of her husband Sfiso Ncwane. She reached out to Connie Ferguson with a heartfelt message in which she expressed her desire to comfort her. 

Ayanda Ncwane's Controversy

Ayanda Ncwane and Percy Nyoka

Ayanda Ncwane came under criticism after budding artist Percy Nyoka, who was part of a music group that her late husband started, was spotted wearing a tracksuit that looked like that of Sfiso Ncwane. In response, Ayanda said she didn’t owe anyone any explanation but went further and stated that her late husband’s clothes are reserved for his children.

Did Ayanda Ncwane fake the will?

Ayanda Ncwane was taken to court by her late husband’s estranged children, Sduduzo Dlamini and Snqobile Mzelemu who accused her of fraudulently signing the will and testimony of Sfiso Ncwane. 

They also challenged their lack of inclusion in the will as they declared their rights to inherit their father’s wealth. Fingers were pointed at Ayanda’s lawyer Nhlanhla Mnculwane for not pointing out the discrepancy. He brushed off the claims and argued that he wasn't aware that her signature was on the will.

Further, Nhlanhla said he relied on Ayanda to be truthful and disclose all of Sfiso’s assets as he wasn't privy to the particulars of Sfiso’s will. 

Ayanda Ncwane’s skin bleaching

Ever since Ayanda Ncwane got involved in The Real Housewives of Durban, the public’s gained interest in her life. Thus, some have rolled back the time, perhaps due to curiosity to find out what she looked like before she came to the limelight. The difference between Ayanda Ncwane’s before and after pictures ignited rumours that she might have bleached. 

Some of Ayanda’s fans argued that the quality of cameras, the lighting effect and living luxuriously make her look lighter. Others didn’t buy the argument and maintained she bleached. Clearly, the two camps cannot come to a consensus so it’s either you think she bleached or she didn't. 

Ayanda Ncwane didn’t recognise an American rapper

Many of us would give anything to hang out with our favourite superstar. Well, Ayanda Ncwane hung out with the American rapper Chance the Rapper during her vacation in Ghana. However, she admitted that she did not recognise him until her sister told her who he was and got trolled on Twitter.

Ayanda Ncwane and Zanele Mbokazi

How far would you go to get a juicy story? Well, Ayanda Ncwane said that a reporter from the Daily Sun fabricated a story about her late husband after she politely turned her down on several requests she made. The reporter alleged that Sfiso planned to boycott the Gospel Crown Awards to avoid the competition between her wife and businesswoman Zanele Mbokazi. 

Ayanda set the record straight and praised Zanele. In fact, she said she is one of the women she looks up to and though they are in the same industry, they have ventured into different things and support one another.

Ayanda Ncwane's Cars

Ayanda Ncwane owns multiple cars. She drives a white Range Rover Sport, Mercedez Benz and a red Ferrari.

Ayanda Ncwane's House

Ayanda Ncwane’s house is based in Dainfern, Sandton in Johannesburg. It’s a palatial mansion that captures the lavish lifestyle she leads. Ayanda showcases the beauty of her house on social media. It’s a property that’s well furnished, spacious and well taken care of.

Ayanda Ncwane's Net Worth

Ayanda Ncwane’s net worth of approximately $2 million which is R30 million comes from her work as an actor and businesswoman. 

Awards & Recognition

2021: Global African Awards for Outstanding Achievements in Entertainment and Lifestyle

Social Media

Ayanda Ncwane’s Instagram: @AyandeNcwane 

Ayanda Ncwane’s Twitter: @AyandaNcwaneSA 

Ayanda Ncwane’s Facebook: Ayanda Ncwane Updates 

Q&A

What does Ayanda Ncwane do for a living?

Ayanda Ncwane is a businesswoman, a singer, a philanthropist and an actress. She is the CEO of Ncwane Communications and the President of the Africa Gospel Awards. 

Who is Ayanda Ncwane married to?

Ayana Ncwane got married to Sfiso Ncwane in 2002. Sfiso died in 2016 from kidney failure.

How much is Ayanda Ncwane worth?

Ayanda Ncwane’s net worth of approximately $2 million which is R30 million comes from her work as an actor and businesswoman. 

How old are Ayanda Ncwane’s sons?

Ayanda Ncwane and Sfiso Ncwane have two children, Ncweti Ncwane, aged 16 and Mkwane Ncwane aged 13. 

Where does Ayanda Ncwane live?

Ayanda Ncwane lives in the wealthy suburb of Dainfern, Sandton in Johannesburg. She lives in a palatial mansion with her two sons. 

How many kids does Ayanda Ncwane have?

Ayanda Ncwane has two sons with Sfiso Ncwane. Ncweti Ncwane, aged 16 and Mkwane Ncwane aged 13. 

When did Ayanda Ncwane get married?

Ayanda Ncwane got married in 2002 to Sfiso Ncwane. Wedding pictures of Ayanda Ncwane and Sfiso have surfaced and one thing that catches the eye is how young both were when they got married.

Who is Ayanda Ncwane dating?

The rumour mill suggests that Ayanda Ncwane has a new boyfriend, about five years after her husband’s death. However, Ayanda is yet to confirm these rumours.

Why did Ayanda Ncwane leave the show?

Ayanda Ncwane left The Real Housewives of Durban after its first season because she’s keen on growing and diversifying her brand. She wants to be known for being more than just a housewife on telly as she is a businesswoman and a singer.

When is Ayanda Ncwane's birthday?

Ayanda Ncwane celebrates her birthday on 12 August. That said, she is yet to disclose her year of birth.  

Who is Ayande Ncwane?

Ayanda Ncwane is a singer, actress, philanthropist and businesswoman. She runs Ncwane Communications and is the president of the Africa Gospel Awards.  

When was Ayande Ncwane born?

Ayanda Ncwane was born on 12 August. Her year of birth remains unknown.

What is Ayanda Ncwane’s maiden name?

Ayanda Ncwane rose to the limelight after her marriage to the late Gospel musician S'fiso Ncwane thus is publicly known by his surname.

Occupation:
Actress, Businesswoman, Singer, Philanthropist
Birthday:
12 August
Nationality:
South African
Star sign:
Leo
Birth place:
Ndwendwe, South Africa
Height:
5'6

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Image of Ayanda Ncwane Biograph: Personal Life, Schooling, Career, Relationships, Family, Controversy
Occupation:
Actress, Businesswoman, Singer, Philanthropist
Birthday:
12 August
Nationality:
South African
Star sign:
Leo
Birth place:
Ndwendwe, South Africa
Height:
5'6

About

Ayanda Ncwane is the wife of the late Gospel star S'fiso Ncwane who's kept S'fiso's memory alive. Ayanda is also known to use her life's experiences to help other widows. Her expensive taste in fashion is what many love about her.

Personal Life

Ayanda Ncwane was born on 12 August. Her year of birth is unknown though she was raised in Ndwendwe with her late grandmother in the early 80s. Ayanda Ncwane did not always have her parents around. After she lost her father at the age of 12, her mother was busy working thus her granny took care of her. Ayanda Ncwane has three siblings - one sister and three brothers. Phupho Gumede is the most popular of her siblings as he’s very active on social media. 

Ayanda Ncwane's Schooling

Ayanda Ncwane got her secondary education at Nombika High School. After she completed high school, she got into modelling as her mother didn’t have money to take her to university.

Ayanda Ncwane's Career

Ayande Ncwane started off as a model. She competed in Miss South African Teens and Miss Durban Teens. Ayanda travelled to Johannesburg for the Miss SA Teens finals but did not win. She stayed in Johannesburg and worked as a waitress as well as got the opportunity to act in 'Generations' and 'Isidingo' as an extra. She also appeared on the show, 'Mzansi'. 

Ayanda Ncwane's acting career took an upward trajectory when she featured in the first season of The Real Housewives of Durban. On the show, Ayanda Ncwane has interactions with Nonku, the daughter of her late husband. In the lead up to the return of the show, Ayanda announced her departure from the show with reports suggesting that she is keen on expanding her brand.   

Ayanda now serves as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Ncwane Communications as well as the president of the Africa Gospel Awards. She is also the brains behind Ayanda Ncwane Women’s Carnival. 

Ayanda Ncwane's Relationships

This is one of the saddest parts of Ayanda Ncwane's biography. She got widowed in 2016 after the death of her husband of 15 years Sfiso Ncwane who suffered kidney failure. Ayanda and Sfiso got married in 2002 after they met when she was just 18 years old. Ayanda and Sfiso have two children whose names are Ngcweti Ncwane, aged 16 and Mawenza Ncwane aged 13. 

Has she moved on?

Five years after the death of Sifso Ncwane, rumours went around that Ayanda might have a new bae. However, the identity of the man remained undisclosed. That said, Ayanda did say that she desires to have another child but did not clarify whether she has a boyfriend. At the same time, netizens noticed her wedding ring was missing and Ayanda Ncwane explained it got lost when she was out swimming. 

Ayanda Ncwane’s birthday

Ayanda Ncwane will not tell us how old she is but will keep us glued on her Instagram account with lovely pictures of her birthday celebration. In 2021, she turned a year older in style with bubbles, luxury and style. She was gifted a designer dress by Tomi Rikhotso and presents from brand names such as Dolce & Gabbana, Louis Vuitton and Chanel.

A message to Connie Ferguson

If there is one person who understood the pain of Connie Ferguson when she lost her husband Shona Ferguson, it’s Ayanda Ncwane. Ayanda was widowed in 2016 after the death of her husband Sfiso Ncwane. She reached out to Connie Ferguson with a heartfelt message in which she expressed her desire to comfort her. 

Ayanda Ncwane's Controversy

Ayanda Ncwane and Percy Nyoka

Ayanda Ncwane came under criticism after budding artist Percy Nyoka, who was part of a music group that her late husband started, was spotted wearing a tracksuit that looked like that of Sfiso Ncwane. In response, Ayanda said she didn’t owe anyone any explanation but went further and stated that her late husband’s clothes are reserved for his children.

Did Ayanda Ncwane fake the will?

Ayanda Ncwane was taken to court by her late husband’s estranged children, Sduduzo Dlamini and Snqobile Mzelemu who accused her of fraudulently signing the will and testimony of Sfiso Ncwane. 

They also challenged their lack of inclusion in the will as they declared their rights to inherit their father’s wealth. Fingers were pointed at Ayanda’s lawyer Nhlanhla Mnculwane for not pointing out the discrepancy. He brushed off the claims and argued that he wasn't aware that her signature was on the will.

Further, Nhlanhla said he relied on Ayanda to be truthful and disclose all of Sfiso’s assets as he wasn't privy to the particulars of Sfiso’s will. 

Ayanda Ncwane’s skin bleaching

Ever since Ayanda Ncwane got involved in The Real Housewives of Durban, the public’s gained interest in her life. Thus, some have rolled back the time, perhaps due to curiosity to find out what she looked like before she came to the limelight. The difference between Ayanda Ncwane’s before and after pictures ignited rumours that she might have bleached. 

Some of Ayanda’s fans argued that the quality of cameras, the lighting effect and living luxuriously make her look lighter. Others didn’t buy the argument and maintained she bleached. Clearly, the two camps cannot come to a consensus so it’s either you think she bleached or she didn't. 

Ayanda Ncwane didn’t recognise an American rapper

Many of us would give anything to hang out with our favourite superstar. Well, Ayanda Ncwane hung out with the American rapper Chance the Rapper during her vacation in Ghana. However, she admitted that she did not recognise him until her sister told her who he was and got trolled on Twitter.

Ayanda Ncwane and Zanele Mbokazi

How far would you go to get a juicy story? Well, Ayanda Ncwane said that a reporter from the Daily Sun fabricated a story about her late husband after she politely turned her down on several requests she made. The reporter alleged that Sfiso planned to boycott the Gospel Crown Awards to avoid the competition between her wife and businesswoman Zanele Mbokazi. 

Ayanda set the record straight and praised Zanele. In fact, she said she is one of the women she looks up to and though they are in the same industry, they have ventured into different things and support one another.

Ayanda Ncwane's Cars

Ayanda Ncwane owns multiple cars. She drives a white Range Rover Sport, Mercedez Benz and a red Ferrari.

Ayanda Ncwane's House

Ayanda Ncwane’s house is based in Dainfern, Sandton in Johannesburg. It’s a palatial mansion that captures the lavish lifestyle she leads. Ayanda showcases the beauty of her house on social media. It’s a property that’s well furnished, spacious and well taken care of.

Ayanda Ncwane's Net Worth

Ayanda Ncwane’s net worth of approximately $2 million which is R30 million comes from her work as an actor and businesswoman. 

Awards & Recognition

2021: Global African Awards for Outstanding Achievements in Entertainment and Lifestyle

Social Media

Ayanda Ncwane’s Instagram: @AyandeNcwane 

Ayanda Ncwane’s Twitter: @AyandaNcwaneSA 

Ayanda Ncwane’s Facebook: Ayanda Ncwane Updates 

Q&A

What does Ayanda Ncwane do for a living?

Ayanda Ncwane is a businesswoman, a singer, a philanthropist and an actress. She is the CEO of Ncwane Communications and the President of the Africa Gospel Awards. 

Who is Ayanda Ncwane married to?

Ayana Ncwane got married to Sfiso Ncwane in 2002. Sfiso died in 2016 from kidney failure.

How much is Ayanda Ncwane worth?

Ayanda Ncwane’s net worth of approximately $2 million which is R30 million comes from her work as an actor and businesswoman. 

How old are Ayanda Ncwane’s sons?

Ayanda Ncwane and Sfiso Ncwane have two children, Ncweti Ncwane, aged 16 and Mkwane Ncwane aged 13. 

Where does Ayanda Ncwane live?

Ayanda Ncwane lives in the wealthy suburb of Dainfern, Sandton in Johannesburg. She lives in a palatial mansion with her two sons. 

How many kids does Ayanda Ncwane have?

Ayanda Ncwane has two sons with Sfiso Ncwane. Ncweti Ncwane, aged 16 and Mkwane Ncwane aged 13. 

When did Ayanda Ncwane get married?

Ayanda Ncwane got married in 2002 to Sfiso Ncwane. Wedding pictures of Ayanda Ncwane and Sfiso have surfaced and one thing that catches the eye is how young both were when they got married.

Who is Ayanda Ncwane dating?

The rumour mill suggests that Ayanda Ncwane has a new boyfriend, about five years after her husband’s death. However, Ayanda is yet to confirm these rumours.

Why did Ayanda Ncwane leave the show?

Ayanda Ncwane left The Real Housewives of Durban after its first season because she’s keen on growing and diversifying her brand. She wants to be known for being more than just a housewife on telly as she is a businesswoman and a singer.

When is Ayanda Ncwane's birthday?

Ayanda Ncwane celebrates her birthday on 12 August. That said, she is yet to disclose her year of birth.  

Who is Ayande Ncwane?

Ayanda Ncwane is a singer, actress, philanthropist and businesswoman. She runs Ncwane Communications and is the president of the Africa Gospel Awards.  

When was Ayande Ncwane born?

Ayanda Ncwane was born on 12 August. Her year of birth remains unknown.

What is Ayanda Ncwane’s maiden name?

Ayanda Ncwane rose to the limelight after her marriage to the late Gospel musician S'fiso Ncwane thus is publicly known by his surname.