SA-based celebrities who are not South Africans by birth


South Africa is filled with people from different backgrounds who have gained ground in the different sectors of the country.

One of the sectors we will focus on is the entertainment industry which has been flooded with different talents who claim to be South African but not by birth.

This article is not purposed to discriminate against these talents, but to help their fans get to know them better, and to celebrate their immense contribution to SA entertainment industry.

Below are Mzansi-based celebrities who are not born in South Africa.

1. DJ Fresh

DJ Fresh whose real name is Thato Sikwane is a radio presenter and DJ who was born on the 15th of October in the year 1972. The DJ was born in Botswana.

2. Connie Ferguson

Connie is a South African actress born in Botswana; she was born on the 10th of June in the year 1970.

3. Tresor

The musician is a Congolese musician, and he identifies with the Congolese while spending quality time making music in SA.

4. Uncle Waffles

Lungelihle Zwane famously known as Uncle Waffles is a Swaziland-born star who is based in South Africa.

5. Amanda du-Pont

Amanda du-Pont is a Swazi-born South African actress; she was born on the 26th of June, 1988.

6. Priddy Ugly

The rapper whose real name is Ricardo Moloi is a South African rapper. He was born in Luanda, Angola but was raised in Meadowlands.

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