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Kefilwe Mabote Age, Husband, and Fake Marriage

Kefilwe Mabote is a popular South African author, social media star, and digital creator. She is the face of many fashion brands and magazines.

Born on 10 April 1989 (current age 35) and grew up in Moletsane, Soweto, South Africa, the model had hardships in her early days. She was raised by her single mother, grandparents and aunt. Her mom reportedly gave her a Setswana name, Kefilwe, the meaning of which is Given, as she believed her daughter, Kefilwe was a special gift from God.

Today, the South African nationality holder is already an established person in the fashion world and the brands she collaborates with include Dolce & Gabbana, Mercedes-Benz, La Mer, Gucci, and Christian Louboutin.

Interestingly, Mobate has been a center of gossip topics many times as her relationships, marriages, and kids’ details have been kept a low profile.

Did the model cum author opt for a fake marriage? Who is her husband? Let’s find out about her personal and professional lives below:

Kefilwe Mabote Education

The African model, Mobate did her primary schooling in Soweto and later completed her final year of secondary school at The National School of the Arts (NSA) as per the reports.

Kefilwe Mabote Sitting In Style
Kefilwe Mabote Is A South African Influencer

She revealed during an interview that she enrolled at VEGA to study Graphic Design. Also, she has an uncompleted Bcompt Degree at Unisa.

When And How Did Kefilwe Mabote Start Her Career?

The social media star, Kefilwe started her journey as a digital content creator about a decade ago. She is a popular face on social media platforms with 1.6 Million followers on Instagram. Also, her work has led her to become an Award Winning Fashion & Lifestyle Digital Content Creator.

Besides, the 35-year-old model is also an author. Her book is Kefilwe Mabote: Influencer de Luxe, from Soweto to Milan. In the book, she has revealed the secrets of her success. Not only this, her book is an autobiography-cum-guide to becoming an influencer, where she has shared her journey, from humble beginnings in Soweto, many bullies and, hardships to the world’s fashion capital, Milan.

Also, the influencer is the global representative of the public relations agency, Phase 2 Consultant. She also has a separate Instagram page for promoting her books.

In addition to her career as a social media influencer, the model Mabote is also an entrepreneur. She has launched her clothing line, Kefilwe Mabote Clothing. Also, she reportedly invested in several other businesses.

She launched a luxury women’s suit brand back in 2021 named FEYTH – which is pronounced like her second name Faith. Maybe her age and experience of decades have provided her with the maturity and experience to make good business decisions.

Who Is Kefilwe Mabote’s Husband? Inside Her Fake Marriage And Children

The author cum entrepreneur, Mabote may or may not be married now. She fails to share a piece of detailed information on her love life. Her husband, boyfriend, dating life, and marriage are still a mystery.

However, the influencer took the internet ablaze with pictures of lovely ceremonies on her Instagram in past years. She later deleted pictures and wrote about never being afraid of being single.

Despite there is speculation that Kefilwe is already married thrice and has two kids, the information on her husbands and baby papa is yet to be out.

Kefilwe Mabote Standing With Chrismas Tree and Red Gown
Kefilwe Mabote Is Yet To Reveal Her Partner

Though the author never revealed her man herself, many online closets and social media users disclosed that she married a businessman named Sandile Phakathi. She was also linked with a humanitarian named BI Phakathi.

As the South African model never explained in detail about her husband and marriage, she was mercilessly trolled for her fake marriage. Who was her real husband and what went wrong with her married life, the answer to these queries still remains behind the curtain.

Although the author has already removed the wedding pictures from her Instagram handle, Zimoja reports that the model Kefilwe was never married. Then what is the point of the drama she created with her fake marriage on her social media account?

Well, the gorgeous Instagram star has also been linked with many other men from the showbiz world. However, she never chose to say anything about her love life.

For now, she may or may not be dating anyone. Let’s hope she reveals her love life and relationship status soon to the public.

Friendship With Contemporary Influencers

Mabote is a social media star with more than 1.6 million followers on her Instagram page. She actively flaunts her professional life and photoshoot projects on her social media pages.

Further, the model has a close bond with her friends and co-workers. She is a close friend of another influencer named Sarah Langa.

Kefilwe Mabote With Her Friends Enjoying A Private Party
Kefilwe Mabote With Her Friends

Also, Kefilwe often mentions her friends and close buddies on her social media posts. She has a close bond with her teammates as well as enjoys working with big stars.

Recently, she was papped with singing sensation, Usher. Similarly, she previously posted a video of her dancing at a party with a famed model, Bella Hadid.

There is no media coverage of the major controversies or relationship issues of the influencer, besides the reality of her relationship and married life.

Kefilwe Mabote Net Worth 2024

The South African model, Kefilwe Mabote about 5 feet 6 inches tall has an estimated net worth of $1 Million as of 2024.

Kefilwe Mabote Standing in front of a black luxury car.
Kefilwe Mabote Flaunting Her Luxurious Life

Her major earning source is her showbiz career as a social media star, model, and influencer. Besides, she also makes a decent sum from her business, books, and clothing stores.

Modeling projects, photoshoots, and fashion events provide her with a good income to support her luxurious life. Likewise, she made a decent sum with her brand endorsements for Dolce & Gabbana, Mercedes-Benz, La Mer, Gucci, and Christian Louboutin.

The average annual earnings of the model in South Africa is around ZAR 250000 and Mabote might be getting the same. Also, she charges a hefty amount for sponsorship posts on her Instagram account having 1.6 million followers.

No doubt, the influencer is making enough to live a quality life with her family members.

Also, read about other showbiz personalities like Bridget Fonda and Justin Cassotta.