Born Asavela Mngqithi is a South African Actress renowned for acting as Ntwenhle on Mzansi Magic’s telenovela Isibaya. She plays the role of a young rebel lady.
Asavela Mngqithi is the daughter of Manqoba Mngqithi, a South African football coach.
The 21-year-old plays the role of a young rebel, Pleasure, who sports blonde hair, smokes, drinks and does whatever she likes whenever she wants to People seem to love her character.
“People seem to love my character. It’s a character that liberates women. She is doing something new, which is standing up for herself and do whatever she wants. I think that is why people relate to her,” she says.
Asavela Mngqithi recently revealed that she was allegedly attacked at her home in Lamontville, Durban.
Taking to her Twitter page, she informed her followers that she was “not okay” after she was attacked and robbed in her home on Saturday night.
“Yesterday I was held at gunpoint and beaten up,” she wrote.
“I was with family (mom and siblings) at home in lamontville. I’m not okay ???? God, I’m grateful for my life,” she tweeted.
“A case of robbery is being investigated by Lamontville SAPS. It is alleged that on 1 June 2019 at 23:55, the victim was asleep at her home with her family when four armed suspects smashed the gate lock and opened the door. The suspects held up the victims and fled the scene with the complainant’s vehicle. The vehicle was later recovered at the Umlazi C section,” she told Move!