How is Natasha Thahane related to Desmond Tutu?

Pinterest LinkedIn Tumblr
Natasha Thatane and Desmond Tutu
Natasha Thatane and Desmond Tutu

Actress Natasha Thahane also known as ‘Natasha Tutu Thahane’ is the daughter of Trevor Thamsanqa Tutu and Nomaswazi Mamakoko.

She is also the granddaughter of popular South African Archbishop Emeritus Desmond Tutu.

Natasha, born on September 25, 1995, is a South African actress popularly known for her role as Enhle on the SABC1’s Skeem Saam between 2015 and 2016.

She attended Milnerton High School in Cape Town and went on to the University of the Witwatersrand where she studied accounting.

How is Natasha Thahane related to Desmond Tutu?

Natasha Thahane’s father’s father is Archbishop Desmond Tutu. Thus, Desmond Tutu is Natasha Thanahe’s grandfather. So this is how she is related to Desmond Tutu.

She revealed in an interview on Podcast and Chill with Mac G that she was awarded hundreds of thousands of rands to go further her studies abroad in 2017 by his grandfather.

After the demise of Archbishop Desmond Tutu, Mzanzi have been trolling Natasha Thahane in demand for the actress to pay back the R1 million scholarship.

Thanks for being our NUMBER ONE reader. We value your time and efforts.

As one of the top independent news organisations in Africa, we strive to offer you more accurate, verified and easy-to-digest breaking stories and information on our platform.

Even though we do our best to serve you on time, we may not have all the facts right. After all, we are humans.

If you find any content that may contain wrong information, misleading or false, do reach out to our Editor at [email protected] for corrections.

You can also join our growing 500,000 combined followers on our social media channels for breaking stories and daily viral videos:

Facebook ||Instagram ||Twitter


Editor at Ghanafuo.com – David Kofi Tei, is a passionate Public Relations Lead/Journalist who mostly specializes in providing a high level of research, reporting, interviewing and broadcasting skills. He possesses in-depth Sports Journalism experience with a proven record of achievements in creating and delivering high quality engaging media content. He has also interviewed a plethora of sporting personalities.

Write A Comment