Nompilo Maphumulo

Nosipho is a South African actress well known for her role in the SABC1 drama, Uzalo as Nosipho Xulu.


She was born on 3rd May 1982 in KwaMashu, South Africa.

Early life

Nompilo grew up like any other average child although she had a troubled childhood because her family was financially struggling. It is until when she became of age that she decided to look for a job in an effort to relieve her parents of the burden.

Since childhood, Nosipho had a special love for stage performance. She could watch her peers attend theater classes in her community while growing up. Even though Nompilo wanted to join them, her parents could not allow her because they wanted her to focus in school. Fortunately, she was able to go back to her first love, and she is now making a fortune out of it.


Nompilo could not further her studies after matric, she then went on to work as a waitress and as well as a telesales agent at a call center. She however later decided to go and learn about performing arts and increase her knowledge on acting at the KCAP (KwaMashu Community Advancement Projects ) –  a local arts centre that enhances the quality of life of the youth by teaching them to use their natural talents to create their own employment opportunities. 


She is the mother of two lovely kids namely Nosfundo and Neliswa. 

Dating history

For a few months, Nompilo posted a series of photos with her partner, Sandile Dladla, who is an actor and a movie director. Often, the two lovebirds would post pictures in matching outfits on their Instagram accounts.

Acting Career

She officially came into the limelight after she landed a role in an SABC1 television drama series back in 2015.

Singing career

Nosipho is a diverse individual who has tried her magic in the music scene, and all seem to be working for her favor. Her desire to release a Qwom song became a reality when she expressed her intentions to release her first single.

Other qualities

Apart from acting, she is an MC, singer, voice-over artist, and motivational speaker. Journey as an actress Nompilo Maphumulo’s passion for stage performance is set in right from childhood. Luckily, with the help of the KwaMashu Community Advancement Project, her dream became a reality.


Some of her famous movies are The Legend Will Never Die, Sugar Daddies, and President Musical.

Social media following

She is among the few South African celebrities who actively engage their followers on the platform. At the moment, she has more than 397k followers.

Net worth

To be updated. 

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Nompilo Maphumulo
First Name Nompilo
Surname Maphumulo
Born 3rd May, 1982
Home City Durban
Current City