She struts into Sandton’s Balalaika Hotel dressed in custom-made sequined black sweat pants, designer sneakers and shades – and Khanyi Mbau (27) just oozes confidence. “Hello there,”
she says as she slides into a chair and takes her shades off. Sporting a short blonde lace wig, Miss Bling, as she is known to her fans and foes, has completed her look with pearlescent beads on either wrist.
Surprisingly she’s not wearing any make-up or her trademark blue contact lenses. “I was chilling at home,” she says, showing off her perfect new teeth.
It’s weird to see her alone considering that of late she has been spotted on many occasions on the arm of Kwela Tebza member Tebogo Lerole (33). It’s not long before her phone rings and she beams.
It is none other than the man in question calling to check on Miss Mbau. The smitten mom to six-year-old daughter Khanukani or Cannes, as she sometimes prefers to call her little one, jokes around with the man rumoured to be her boyfriend.
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