Mzwandile Masina Biography: Age, Wife, Ex-wife, Salary, House, Education, Net Worth & Siblings

Basic Information

Stage Name: Mzwandile Masina
Real Name: Mzwandile Collen Masina
Occupation: Politician, Legislator
Date Of Birth/Age: 2nd September 1974 (49 Years Old
Place of Birth: East Rand, Transvaal Province, South Africa
Gender: Male
Nationality: South African
Marital Status: Sinazo Masina (Wife m.2016)
Education: University of Pretoria

University of the Witwatersrand School for Public and Development Management


Mzwandile Collen Masina is a South African politician from Gauteng. He served as the Executive Mayor of the City of Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality from 2016 to 2021. He is a member of the African National Congress (ANC). Mzwandile was elected in 2014, and re-elected in 2018. He served as a member of the National Assembly of South Africa from 2014 to 2016 and as the Deputy Minister of Trade.

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Political Career:

Mzwandile Masina started his political career at the young age of 14. At the time, he joined the ANC Youth League. He held various leadership positions including in the ANC Youth League and the public sector. He has bagged for himself accolades for his works as a leader. The ABSA Foundation and the University of Johannesburg named him the Youth Leader of the Year in 1999. Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality named him the Most Innovative Employee of the Year in 2008. This was for coming up with the successful One Company One Job initiative.

From August 2016, to 2021, Masina served as the Executive Mayor of the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality. He also serves as the ANC’s Ekurhuleni Regional Executive Committee chairperson.


Mzwandile Masina was born in East Rand, Transvaal Province, South Africa on the 2nd of September, 1974. Mzwandile has shared that he was raised in a struggling family which helped sharpen his drive. He celebrated his 48th birthday on September 2nd, 2022.


Following the collapse of his first marriage, Mzwandile Masina began dating Sinazo, the senior manager of Corporate and Internal Communications at Gauteng Growth and Development Agency. As their love grew, the couple decided to tie the knot in 2016. Sinazo is an Marketing and Communications specialist, a business analyst and a logistics and logistics planner. She earned a Bachelor of Technology in Industrial Engineering from the University of South Africa.

The couple’s wedding in 2016 was very talked about. They first held a white wedding in Cape Town in Masina’s home town two weeks before their traditional marriage. Their guests including cabinet ministers, MECs and various VIPs who joined them at the Masina family home in the Mngadi section of Kathorus, Ekurhuleni. Their traditional wedding was also as impressive. We heard that the fashion and style that was displayed was out of this world. The couple has been together since.


There is not much information about who Mzwandile Masina’s first and ex-wife is. She has steered clear of the public eye. All we know is that she exists, and nothing more.

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The actual salary of the former Executive Mayor of the Ekurhuleni Metropolitan Municipality Mzwandile Masina is unknown to the public. The maximum salary for a Mayor in South Africa is R1.4 million. His salary could have been around this estimate.


There is no known information about Mzwandile Masina’s house. He has not shared any photos of it on social media. He keeps information like that private and away from the public eye.


Mzwandile Masina has been one of the most learned politicians in the country. He got a Masters Degree in Entrepreneurship from the University of Pretoria and also attended the University of the Witwatersrand School for Public and Development Management.

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Net Worth

The exact net worth of Mzwandile Masina is unknown to the public. Neither he nor anyone on his team has revealed it. However, several media outlets have estimated his worth to be between $1 million to $5 million. Neither Mzwandile or anyone on his team has confirmed this estimate.


There is no information about Mzwandile Masina being related to the famous Masina brothers known for their work in the entertainment industry. They include Naked, Ramesh and Fortune, who were at the forefront of the local hip-hop scene when it began gaining grounds in the early 2000s.

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