eHostela full Cast

eHostela is back for season 3 with more cast, storylines, and dramas. Many actors and actresses featured in this Mzansi Magic drama series are prominent.

Season 3 is set in Bergville, while the previous season set in the township of KwaZulu-Natal. The series stars actors like Siyabonga Thwala and Gcina Nkosi.


eHostela season 3 follows a widow, KaMabizela, who seeks revenge and takes on a ruthless gangster. Ngwadi made her a widow after betraying and killing her husband Mdletshe, whom she loved dearly.

 Mdletshe, a respected man in the KwaDukuza hostel, runs an underground criminal cartel with his friend Ngwadi.

After a fallout over Mdletshe’s plan to stop every criminal working at the hostel, Ngwadi tries every possible way to remain in power. The widow, KaMabizela, was too eager to get justice making her and her family a target.

Season 3 of the drama series stars Xoli Zondi, Nkanyiso Mchunu, and Mduduzi Nombela.


Rhythm World Productions produced the third season of the M-Net Original Production for Mzansi Magic. Other members of the crew include:

  • Executive producers: Duma Ndlovu and Mandla KaNozulu.
  • Series producer: Nolo Phiri
  • Head writer: Siphosethu Tshapu
  • Other writing team members: Kagiso Mogale, Awelani Nakhuvha, Donald Ndlovu, Lynn Kekana, Tshepo Mamtatu, and Zintle Bobi

eHostela Full Cast

Siyabonga Thwala as Ngwadi
Xoli Zondi as Maggy
Tony Kgoroge as Mdletshe
Nkanyiso Mchunu as S’motoza

Siyabonga Thwala as Ngwadi

Siyabonga Thwala is a prominent actor best known for playing Vusi Zwane in the soap opera Scandal! He played the starring role of Paul Mashaba, Kenneth’s brother, on the SABC1 soap opera Generations. 

The actor was born and grew up in Umlazi Township in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.

Nkanyiso Mchunu as S’motoza

Nkanyiso Mchunu is a well-known actor. He gained prominence for playing the recurring role in the SABC1 drama series Ingozi.

The actor has appeared in other television series like Sizwe on the SABC2 soap opera Muvhango. He also played the guest starring role of a policeman on season four of the SABC2 sitcom Skwizas.

Xoli Zondi as Maggy

 Xoli Zondi is a prominent actress and starred as Winnie in the SABC1 sitcom Family Bonds. She was a cast member of the SABC1 soap opera Generations.

Another starring role she played was in the SABC1 sitcom Single Galz. Her character is Ntsiki, a young girl in her 20s who is yet to find true love.

Tony Kgoroge as Mdletshe

Tony Kgoroge is another talented actor who has appeared in many television series and shows. He played the lead role in Gaz’lam and Zero Tolerance.

Kgoroge has also appeared in many featured films and movies. He appeared in Hijack Stories, Gums and Noses, Hotel Rwanda, Lord of War, Blood Diamond, Skin, Invictus, and The First Grader.