Nellie Tembe- Wiki, Age, Height, Net Worth, Boyfriend, Ethnicity

Nellie Tembe

Nellie Tembe was a well-known South African model, chef, social media influencer, media face, celebrity partner, and entrepreneur from Durban. This remarkable woman was most known in South Africa as the fiancée of AKA, a South African rapper.

Quick Facts

Real Name Anele Tembe.
Anele “Nelli” Tembe.
Famous As Nellie Tembe.
Occupation Model, Chef, Social Media Influencer, Media Face, Celebrity Partner, and Entrepreneur.
Age (as of 2021) 22 Years Old.
Birthdate 11 October 1999 (Monday).
Birthplace Durban, South Africa.
Zodiac Sign Libra.
Net Worth USD 1-2 million (approx.)
Qualification Graduate.
Alma mater Jackie Cameron School of Food & Wine.
Height In feet and inches: 5 ft 8 in
Weight In Kg: 59 kg

Nellie Tembe Age & Early Life

Nellie Tembe was born and reared in the South African city of Durban. She was born into a prosperous business family. According to accounts, this lovely woman was born on Monday, October 11, 1999. Her given name is Anele Tembe. Anele “Nelli” Tembe is another name for her. Nellie was 22 years old when she died on April 11, 2021, according to her birth date. She was a Christian with a mixed ethnic background. Tembe was a gifted woman.

She has always had a passion for cooking and modeling. For her primary education, she attended a local private school in Durban. She then enrolled in the Jackie Cameron School of Food & Wine to learn more about cooking. She then goes on to become a professional chef.

Nellie Tembe Height & Weight

In terms of body measurements, she is a pretty girl with an amazing and cool personality. Nellie Tembe is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs around 59 kilograms. She has a nice body figure and is in good health. Her hair is black, and she has brown eyes.

Nellie Tembe

Nellie Tembe’s Net Worth

How much is Nellie Tembe’s net worth?  Nellie’s net worth was estimated to be $1.5 million at the time of her death. Brand endorsements and advertisements also helped this bright and hardworking model, chef, and entrepreneur make money. Tembe also lived in a well-furnished property in Durban and drove a nice automobile before she died.


Nellie was a well-known South African model who was also a business owner and a skilled chef. Tembe, who loves to cook, launched her own kitchen after graduating from Sibaya Casino and Entertainment Kingdom in Durban. Nellie previously said in an interview with her Jackie Cameroon School of Food & Wine that she hoped to be the first female South African to run a Michelin-starred restaurant. However, because of the young chef’s terrible death, she never got to see her dream come true. Tembe was also a well-known model who posted a lot of modeling photographs on her Instagram account. She also posed for AKA’s clothing line. She was also concentrating on her professional chef career.

Nellie Tembe Boyfriend & Dating

Who is Nellie Tempe dating? According to sources, Nellie Tembe has been in a long-term relationship with rapper AKA. However, it has not been verified when the pair began dating. Nellie also posted several photos of herself and her lover on social media. Tembe got engaged to rapper AKA in February 2021 after dating for a long period. She also posted a picture of her engagement ring on her Instagram account. Nellie died in April 2021, only a few months after their engagement. According to media reports, Nellie was said to be dating Canadian artist Drake in 2016. According to accounts, her lover AKA was shot and killed outside a restaurant in the coastal city of Durban on February 10, 2023. AKA was assassinated with his buddy Tebello ‘Tibz’ Motsoane, according to the BBC.