The rise & fall of Nonhle Thema

Nonhle Thema was arguably the biggest star we had in our country. 

By  | Feb 19, 2017, 08:22 PM

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The talented beauty was the face of many brands including an international hair company and during her peak, she traveled the world as a host of a channel O music show.

In her unprecedented career, Nonhle has interviewed many international stars including P Diddy, Chris Brown & Rihanna. She paved the way for many of the people in the industry today, over the years, she has achieved a lot brand success before it was a thing in our country and we give her props for that.

the rise & fall of Nonhle

It all went downhill in 2011 when Nonhle started engaging with twitter trolls, up until that point, Nonhle was South Africa's sweetheart who could do no wrong. She popularised the term "Sit Down", for the longest time, Nonhle was the Queen of clapping back, she would clap-back at anyone whether they were famous or not.

In recent years, the starlet has turned her life around for the better and according to a Sunday Sun, the beauty is allegedly becoming a pastor and she is doing her training at Rhema Bible Church.

A couple of years ago, Pushie Watson also left the business to pursue her church calling.

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Main image credit: Instagram/@nonhlethema