15 quick facts about #AMVCA2016 C0-Host, Minenhle Dlamini

Since the announcement of Minenhle Dlamini as the Co-Host for the Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards 2016, the multi-media personality has been trending on all social media platforms.

As you already know, Minnie will be presenting the 4th edition of the AMVCA alongside talk merchant, IK Osakioduwa.

As part of #OSG countdown to the biggest award ceremony in Africa, here are 15 things you should know about the South African Fashionista.

1.) Minnie Dlamini is a South African television personality who was born Minenhle Dlamini on July 07, 1990 in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.

2.) Minnie grew up in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa where she attended Northlands Girls High School.

3.) She started off studying economics and politics but she didn’t enjoy it so she switched to film, media, drama and economics at the University of Cape Town (UCT), Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa.

4.) In 2010, when Live presenter search got underway, Dlamini while still studying at the University of Cape Town became the winner and had a place on one of the country’s most watched television shows.

5.) While working at Live, Minnie used to intern at Urban Brew studios, doing production, learning what it takes to produce a show and everything that has to do with TV.

6.) In just a few months, she received a role on SABC 1’s sopie, Generations as Miranda, the only show that dwarfs Live in the country.

7.) Her stay on Live was short lived, as she moved on to another SABC 1 show, Mzansi Insider. It is there that Dlamini solidified her status as the next best thing in the South African entertainment landscape.

8.) In 2011 Dlamini was cast as Zintle Lebone on star studded  M-Net’s The Wild.

9.) In 2012 Dlamini appeared as a guest judge on SABC 1’s Turn It Out and co-presented Miss South Africa.

10.) On February 28, 2015 Minnie Dlamini co-hosted the 14th Annual Metro FM Music Awards with T-Bo Touch live from Inkosi Albert Luthuli International Convention Centre (Durban ICC).

11.) Minnie’s kind of man must be tall, nice with good looks. Aside that, he must have a great sense of humour and be able to make her laugh.

12.) Her best way to relax is getting a full body massage.

13.) Robert Marawa is her best TV personality. His journey from life as a continuity presenter to now is inspiring to her.

14.) Her favorite book is ‘The Alchemist‘ by Paulo Coehlo because it reminds her that she should always follow her dreams.

15.) In February 2016, African Magic and MultiChoice in association with Amstel Malta, announced she will co-host the 2016 Africa Magic Viewers’ Choice Awards (AMVCAs) with fan-favourite, IK Osakioduwa.

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