Khabonina Qubeka Biography: Age, House, Baby Daddy, Songs, Net Worth, Child, Instagram, Husband, Wikipedia, Placenta, Diet


Khabodacious Nina (born January 22, 1981), formerly addressed as Khabonina Qubeka, is a multifaceted South African television personality. She is a choreographer, wellness coach, businessperson, presenter, dancer, and singer.

In 2017, she was the recipient of the award of Best Actress at the Boston International Film Festival Awards. She was also the nominee for the best actress at the Florida Film Festival. 

Qubeka played Dora in the South African crime drama series titled Dora’s Peace, a role she was nominated for Best Actress at the Africa Movie Academy Awards.

In 2017, she played Gangster Nina Zadela in the SABC3 popular soap opera titled Isidingo. The gifted actress plays Maxine in the South African award-winning show titled The Wild.

Khabonina Qubeka
Khabonina Qubeka biography
Khabonina Qubeka: History, Bio, Photo
Background Information
Full Name: Khabonina Qubeka
Stage Name: Khabodacious, Nina
Born: 22 January 1981 (age 41 years)
Place of Birth: Soweto, South Africa
Education: Moving Into Dance
Nationality: South African
Known for: Isindigo
Children: 1
Spouse • Husband: Vuyisile Colossa
Occupation: Actress • Tv Personality • Dancer
Net Worth: US$350,000

Early Life

Khabonina Qubeka was born on January 22, 1981, in Orlando, West Soweto, South Africa. Spending most of her childhood days in Johannesburg taught and exposed her to arts. She had her secondary school studies in Johannesburg.


Qubeka studied at Queen’s High School Kensington. After she attended and obtained a diploma from Moving into Dance, a dance school in Johannesburg.


Khabonina Qubeka starred as Khanyi Qubu in an SABC3 drama series titled For Sale in 2007. She played a ruthless businesswoman called Faith in the SABC3 drama series The Lab.

In 2009, she starred as city-slick babe Khanyi on the soap opera titled Rhythm City. She also appeared as Kefilwe Ndlovu in the SABC2 drama series The Mating Game.

From 2010 to 2011, she was among the Judges of the SABC1 reality competition Dance Your Ass Off. In 2012, she replaced Penny Thloloe as judge of the show Step Up or Step Out.

Khabonina Qubeka has worked with other prominent artists in South Africa including Somizi, Thembi Seete, and the late Labo Mathosa. She has also collaborated with TK, and Debbie Rakusin. She launched the public relations company in Orange Grove and KCPR – Khabodacious Moves Dance School.

Qubeka has released melodious singles and albums, in 2010, she collaborated with the record label Khabodacious Moves Music on the album Gama Lahko.

The twelve-track album has two added singles including Gama Lakho and Bring Your Body. She started to host her fitness and lifestyle show titled Gym eKasi.

Khabonina was featured in the SABC1 political thriller titled Ihawu Lesizwe. She starred as Dora in the film Dora’s Peace. 

Personal Life

Khabonina Qubeka is married to a fitness trainer, Vuyisile Colossa aka, Master Vusi, after dating him for three years.

In 2018, the couple welcomed their first daughter. She met her partner through her brother while Vuyisile Colossa was working in Hong Kong.

Social Media

Khabonina Qubeka is on Instagram and other social media platforms where she shares moments with her daughter, quotes, fitness sessions, and work. Her Instagram handle is 

Net Worth

With a visible impact on the industry, Khabonina Qubeka is estimated to brag with a net worth of about US$350,000.


FNB Dance Umbrella AwardWon
2017Indie Spirit Best Actress Award at the Boston International Film FestivalWon


TV Shows
10 Over 10 as Commentator
Zabalaza as Bongi
Uzalo as Nokuthula
The Wild as Maxine
The Mating Game as Kefilwe Ndlovu
Abomama as Tshidi
Dance Your Butt Off as Judge
Dead Places as Asanda
The Lab as Faith
Thandeka’s Diary a Herself
Isidingo as Nina Zamdela
Erfsondes as Jira
For Sale as Khanyi Qubu
Glambition as Herself
It’s Complicated as Ntombifuthi
Step Up or Step Out as Judge
Ihawu as Refiloe Magubane
Fix My Love as Host
Gym e’kasi as Host
Kota Life Crisis as Herself
Legacy as Thenjiwe as Lillian
Muvhango as Doobsie
Mzansi Love as Guest Star
Rhythm City as Khanyi
SAFTAs as Performer
Samsokolo as Herself
ScreenTime with Nicky Greenwall as Herself
Skwizas as Talula
Stars of Mzansi as Presenter
Spina Guluva as Host


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