Nomuzi Mabena Biography
Nomuzi Mabena was born on 22nd September 1992 in Benoni, East Rand Johannesburg South Africa. She is a model, media personality and hip hop artist best known for winning the 2012 MTV Base VJ Search.
Nomuzi Mabena Education Background
She attended St Dunstans College from the age of three up to grade 12.
She later enrolled at Varsity College in Sandton City, Johannesburg where she studied Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies.
Nomuzi Mabena Modelling Career
While at St Dunstans she entered and won Mr and Miss St Dunstans. As part of her prize for winning the pageant she received two months worth of modelling classes with a Benoni based Rampage Modeling Agency.
In 2010 during the Miss Benoni pageant she was crowned Miss Benoni. Her reign as Miss Benoni saw her getting very involved in the well being and upliftment of women and children of Benoni, as she worked with the “Ithemba Rape and Crisis Centre”. Today she still continues that relationship and another special one with the children at Sibonelo Intermediary School.
She has posed for lines such as “Khosi Nkosi @ YDE” and The Trading Post, amongst many and she walked “Palulu Love Pop Up Show”.
Nomuzi Mabena Mc
From the age of 16, Nomuzi has acted as a Master Of Ceremonies at events such as “TUKS RAG Queen Crowning”, Africa’s biggest Hip Hop dance competition “Masters Of Rhythm”, “Mr & Miss Benoni” , “The MTV Base Live Urban Smooth Sessions”, “MTV MAMAs & Road To The MAMAs” and many more. In 2014, Nomuzi was nominated for the GLAMOUR MAGAZINE WOMEN OF THE YEAR READER’S CHOICE AWARDS; she was also part of the MARIE CLAIRE NAKED ISSUE 2014 to raise funds feeding 4 Million South African children. Another career highlight for Nomuzi was hosting the red carpet of the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards in Los Angeles, where she interviewed celebrities from all over the world, the likes of Chanel Iman, Jeremy Scott, Ed Sheeran, and a whole lot of other celebrities. Her work was also credited and recognised by Billboard Magazine.
Nomuzi Mabena Media
During the SABC 1 Live Presenter Search she was one of the Top 2 Finalists. She was also one of the Top 6 finalists in the Media Career Guide Presenter Search.
She won the the MTV Base VJ Search.
During the had a short run on an internet radio station called “Rhythm 100” with a weekly radio show entitled “The Lipgloss Diaries”, which became popular amongst many females in and around Johannesburg.
She had a short run on an internet radio station called “Rhythm 100” with a weekly radio show entitled “The Lipgloss Diaries”, which became popular amongst many females in and around Johannesburg.
Nomuzi Mabena as a Musician
She is a hip hop artist signed to Cashtime Life. In March 2015 Nomuzi Mabena released a single in which she collaborated with Kid X, who is also a Cashtime Life artist, titled “Se7en”.