Who is Tumelo Madlala? Wiki, Age, Wife, Family & Facts About Senzo Meyiwa’s Friend

Tumelo Madlala (born 29 April 1984, Age: 38 Years) is a South African media face, celebrity friend, and entrepreneur from Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. He is well-known in the country as a friend of Senzo Meyiwa. According to Wikipedia, Senzo was a South African professional footballer. He played for Orlando Pirates in the Premier Soccer League and the South Africa national team as a goalkeeper and captain.

According to the media reports, Meyiwa was murdered in a home invasion on 26 October 2014. In November 2022, Senzo’s friend, Tumelo become part of media headlines after revealing in trial State witness at The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria that, he was inside the Vosloorus home of Kelly Khumalo on the night Meyiwa was shot. In this article, we provide you the information about Tumelo Madlala.

Who is Senzo Meyiwa’s Friend Tumelo Madlala?

According to the media reports, Tumelo is a South African citizen and entrepreneur. He is best known in the country as the long-time friend of Senzo Meyiwa. Let me tell you that, Senzo was a professional South African football player, who was shot and killed on 26 October 2014.

Senzo served in the position of a goalkeeper. Senzo’s friend, Tumelo is an entrepreneaur. He is an alumnus of the Durban University of Technology. As per the reports, Madlala was inside the house Vosloorus home of Kelly Khumalo on the night Meyiwa was murdered.

Not only this, but he has also appeared in the Netflix documentary made on Senzo Meyiwa’s murder. As per News 24, Madlala also received payment to give Netflix an interview about his friend.

Tumelo Madlala Wiki / Bio

Real NameTumelo Mtumane Madlala.
Famous AsTumelo Madlala.
NicknameShampeni.
OccupationMedia Face, Celebrity Friend & Entrepreneur.
Age (as of 2022)38 Years Old.
Birthdate29 April 1984.
BirthplaceDurban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Current ResidenceUmlazi, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa.
Zodiac SignTaurus.
Net WorthUSD 500K-750K (approx.)
QualificationGraduate.
Alma materKwaMgaga High School.
The Durban University of Technology.
EthnicityMixed.
NationalitySouth African.
ReligionChristian.

Tumelo Madlala Biography, Age & Education

After seeing Tumelo’s Facebook profile, we found that Madlala was born and raised in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. He took birth on 29 April 1984. As per his date of birth, Tumelo is 38 years old (as of 2022). His full real name is Tumelo Mtumane Madlala.

Apart from this, he is also known as Shampeni. His Facebook profile shows that Tumelo completed his high school studies at KwaMgaga High School. After that, he joined the Durban University of Technology for his higher education. Later, he began working as an entrepreneur.

Tumelo Madlala Wife, Girlfriend & Kids

After researching a lot, we came to know that Tumelo is a married man. He is currently living a happy married life along with his wife in Umlazi, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. However, Tumelo does not reveal the name of his wife.

Talking about his kids then, Madlala is the father of two kids. He also uploaded some images of his kids on his Facebook profiles. We are unable to find any details about Madlala’s past love life.

Personal Life Details

Relationship StatusCommitted.
Current Girlfriend / PartnerName Not Known.
Previous Affairs / RelationshipsNot Known.
Marital StatusMarried.
WifeName Will Update.
ChildrenHe has two kids.

Tumelo Madlala Family, Nationality & Ethnicity

Tumelo is a part of a joint family. He was born to South African parents. The exact names of his parents are not available. As per the media sources, Tumelo’s father Mr. Madlala is a serviceman. On the other hand, his mother Mrs. Madlala is a homemaker.

He has a brother in the family named Sizwe Madlala. His sister’s name is Nomzamo Madlala. Tumelo’s other family members and friends are Star-Lord Siya Madlala and Khemeh Ngcobo. We will update you the further information related to his family very soon.

Parents & Siblings

FatherMr. Madlala.
MotherMrs. Madlala.
BrotherSizwe Madlala.
SisterNomzamo Madlala.
Family & FriendsStar-Lord Siya Madlala.
Khemeh Ngcobo.

Tumelo Madlala Confession, Testimony & Story

As per the reports, Tumelo is the friend of Senzo Meyiwa. As per Wikipedia, Senzo Meyiwa was a professional football player, who was shot and killed in a home invasion on 26 October 2014. As per the sources, the murder trial of Senzo was heard in The Gauteng High Court in Pretoria in November 2022.

During the trial, Senzo’s friend Tumelo’s testimony shocked the people and Senzo’s family members. According to News 24, Tumelo received payment to give Netflix an interview about his friend, Senzo Meyiwa but did not share it with Meyiwa’s family.

As per iol.co.za, Tumelo was inside the Vosloorus home of Kelly Khumalo on the night Meyiwa was shot, but repeatedly refused to indicate any specific times. As per the reports, advocate Zandile Mshololo was cross-examining Tumelo.

Tumelo Madlala in Netflix Documentary – Senzo: Murder of a Soccer Star

According to media sources, the famous OTT platform Netflix released a documentary TV series based on the murder of famous South African football player, Senzo Meyiwa. Let me tell you that, the name of this series is Senzo: Murder of a Soccer Star, which was released on 7th April 2022.

As per the reports, Madlala has also appeared in documentary TV series. According to News 24, Tumelo also received payment to give Netflix an interview about his friend Senzo Meyiwa.

Height, Weight & Body Stats

WeightIn Kilograms: 65 kg
In Pounds: 143 lbs
HeightIn Feet Inches: 5′ 8″
In Meters: 1.72 m
In Centimetres: 172 cm
Hair ColorBald.
Eye ColorBlack.
Shoe Size7 US.

Tumelo Madlala Career & Net worth

According to the media reports, Tumelo is an entrepreneur. He is working in Umlazi, Kwazulu-Natal, South Africa. However, there is no proper information is available about Tumelo’s exact profession. We will try to find his exact professional details and update this section.

On the other hand, his friend, Senzo Meyiwa was a professional football player. Meyiwa served the position of goalkeeper and captain for the South Africa national team and Orlando Pirates in the Premier Soccer League. Tumelo is active on Facebook and likes to share his content. He made a net worth of $500K-750K (approx.).

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5 Facts About Tumelo Madlala

  • Madlala’s full real name is Tumelo Mtumane Madlala.
  • His nickname is Shampeni.
  • Tumelo is a foodie and likes to eat non-veg dishes.
  • Madlala is a somker and loves to smoke hokkah.
  • Tumelo likes to share memes on social media.

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FAQs

  1. What is Tumelo Madlala’s profession?He is a Media Face, Celebrity Friend & Entrepreneur.
  2. How old is Tumelo Madlala?According to the reports, he is 38 years old (as of 2022).
  3. Why is Tumelo Madlala famous?As a friend of Senzo Meyiwa.
  4. Was Tumelo Madlala present at the time of Senzo Meyiwa’s murder?Yes.
  5. Has Tumelo Madlala appeared in a Netflix documentary?Yes, he was featured on the Netflix documentary Senzo: Murder of a Soccer Star.
  6. Who is Tumelo Madlala’s wife?He does not reveal the name of his wife.