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Remember Zithulele from #Imbewu? He is Zimbabwean & using fake name.

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Remember Zithulele from #Imbewu? He is Zimbabwean & using fake name.

Zithulele, the beloved actor from Imbewu, has finally revealed his true identity, and it’s a fascinating journey of cultural heritage. Raphael Griffiths, known as Zithulele Bhengu, has been captivating audiences since his early days on Muvhango and his presenting gigs.

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Raphael’s mixed-race appearance reflects his diverse background. He is half Zambian, half Zimbabwen and half South African, representing a captivating blend of nationalities. His Zambian roots come from his mother’s side, while his father is from Dundee in KwaZulu-Natal, proudly representing the colored community. In addition to these, Raphael also has Zulu origins, making him a unique mixture of cultures.

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The origins of Raphael’s ancestry are a fascinating story. His great-grandma on his father’s side had Portuguese and Angolan descent and settled in Zambia. His father is the result of a love story between his Zambian grandma and a Zambian man. Thus, Raphael Griffiths is a glorious fusion of Portuguese, Angolan, Zimbabwe, Zambian, and Zulu heritage.

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Raphael humorously describes himself as an African with a nice mix of backgrounds. His diverse cultural heritage represents the beauty and richness of South Africa as a vibrant and diverse nation. Cheers to his extraordinary talent and the reminder that our differences make us remarkable.

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Alaa Hamdy

Professional entertainment content writer in Hanover, South Africa. I know all the secrets of celebrities

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