Thembi Seete is an actress, musician, TV host, and model from South Africa who is most famous for her role in Mzansi Magic’s Gomora. If you are a big fan of the show then you might know her as Gladys Dlamini- the street smart social worker with a big heart.
In Gomora,Thembi Seete's character is a mother of one biological child and one adopted son, and in real life, she is also a mother of one child.
Let’s take a look at who Thembi Seete’s child is and answer all your questions about the star’s real personal life that you may not know about.
Who is Thembi Seete’s child?
Thembi Seete’s child is a son called Dakalo who was born in April 2018 when Thembi was 40 years old. Thembi’s son celebrated his fourth birthday on 11th April 2022 with Thembi taking to social media to celebrate her son’s new age.
It is rare to see photos of Thembi Seete’s child on the internet as it appears that the former Boom Shaka member is very keen on keeping her son away from social media.
Who is Thembi Seete’s baby daddy?
According to sources, Thembi Seete’s baby daddy is a Limpopo-born business tycoon called Collen Mashawana.
Collen is the founder and executive chairman of an investment company called Afribiz Invest Pty.
It is unclear whether the two are still together, although according to some unverified reports, Thembi and Collen went their separate ways but are co-parenting their son together.
Thembi and Collen began dating shortly after Thembi Seete’s relationship with her ex-fiance ended. After a lot of speculations about whether or not the two were an item, they confirmed to the world that they were dating when they were spotted together at Lebo Gunguluza’s wedding in Mauritius.
Before dating Thembi, Collen was married to Legacy actress Lerato Moloi with whom he also has another son called Prince Mashawana who was born in 2012.
Is Thembi Seete married?
Thembi Seete is currently not married and is most likely a single mum.
Before her relationship with Collen Mashawana, Thembi was in a long-term relationship with popular musician Bobo “Bo” Seritsane.
It is reported that the two had been together since 2006 and got engaged in 2012. Unfortunately, they never got married, but broke up after about ten years of being together in 2017.
It is not clear whether the actress has any plans of getting married anytime soon but if and when she ever gets married, we will make sure that you are the first to know.
Where does Thembi Seete’s child live?
Thembi Seete and her son live in their beautiful home located in the beautiful suburbs of Greenstone Hill, East of Johannesburg.
In 2021, Thembi Seete parted with around R50,000 to avoid being evicted from her house. The 50K was an accumulation of about 16 defaulted levy payments that had garnered since March 2019.
Thembi Seete’s child on Gomora
Aside from being a mother in real life, Thembi Seete is also a mother on television. In Gomora, her character Gladys Dlamini is married to Melusi Dlamini, and together they have one son called Ntokozo Dlamini who tries hard to get attention from his parents and when he doesn’t he finds himself in the wrong company.
The role of Teddy Ntokozi Dlamini is played by Ntobeko Sishi who besides being an actor is also a musician and a scholar with a degree in Economics and Finance and a postgraduate degree in Entrepreneurship.