Khanukani Mbau


Khanukani Mbau (born c. 2006) is a young South African content creator and social media personality. She is the daughter of the presenter Khanyi Mbau and the public figure Mandla Mthembu.

The 15-year-old has a TikTok account with many followers. She is following in her mother’s footsteps and seems independent. 

Although she comes from a celebrity home, she is building a personal brand for herself.

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Khanukani Mbau
Khanukani Mbau is the daughter of the presenter and socialte Khanyi Mbau.
Quick Facts
Full Name:Khanukani Mbau
Born:c. 2006 (age 15 years old)
Nationality:South African
Parents:Khanyi Mbau, Mandla Mthembu
Occupation:Content creator, social media personality
Known as:Khanyi Mbau’s daughter

Early Life

Khanukani Mbau was born in 2006 to Mandla Mthembu and Khanyi Mbau. Her parents are notable and celebrated in entertainment and business.


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Khanyi Mbau told her daughter that there’s no age to losing her virginity.

Khanukani Mbau is also a public figure like her mother and father.

The teen celebrity is a social media personality and a content creator. She creates videos and posts sultry pictures across several media platforms.

Personal Life


Khanukani’s family is notable for their flashy and luxurious lifestyle. Her father, Mandla Mthembu, grew famous for flaunting his riches. He doesn’t hold back when it involves showcasing his wealth.

Her mother, Khanyi Mbau, is another person that prides herself in flaunting her prized possessions. Khanyi and Mandla met when she was nineteen years old.

Mandla offered his Porsche keys to Khanyi, who did not own a car, to drive to the airport.

Mthembu asked Khanyi out, and they started dating and eventually got married. Their union lasted for only two years.


Tweeps suspected Khanukani was pregnant in a video because she seemed uneasy. 

Rumors about Khanukani Mbau being pregnant spread on the internet like wildfire, and Khanyi wasn’t happy.

The presenter slammed the pregnancy rumors and rained fires with her words on those involved.


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Khanukani Mbau lives on her own.

Although Khanukani Mbau is a teenage girl, her mother feels it’s best to allow her to live alone. She lives in an apartment next to her mother’s.

Khanyi says she wanted her daughter to be independent, so she allowed her. She called herself a progressive parent, while many voiced their take on this.

Social Profiles

Mbau family is living their best lives, and Khanyi Mbau’s daughter is doing the same. On social media, she shares pictures of her having a good time.

Khanukani Mbau posts sultry and sensual pictures that keep followers engaged. On September 24, 2022, she shared a post of herself in a luxurious car.