Khosi Twala (born August 10, 1997) is a South African journalist, broadcaster, beauty influencer, fitness enthusiast, and reality TV Star.
Based in Johannesburg, she has competed in several beauty pageants. She was formerly a contestant in Miss Free State SA (2017), Biogen Face Of Fitness (2020), and Miss Regal International South Africa (2021).
Khosi Twala is currently a Housemate in the ongoing Big Brother Africa (Titans).
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South African TV Personality
|Wiki Facts & About Data|
|Full Name:||Makhosazene Twala|
|Stage Name:||Khosi Twala, Yo-highness K|
|Born:||10 August 1997 (age 25 years old)|
|Place of Birth:||Newcastle, in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa|
|Parents:||Mr. & Mrs. Twala|
|Husband • Spouse:||Not Married|
|Boyfriend • Partner:||Yemi Cegx|
|Occupation:||Journalist • TV Personality|
Khosi Twala was born to South African parents on the 10th of August 1997. She was born and raised in the Rainbow Nation. Her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Twala, decided to give her her birth name – Makhosazene.
She is originally from Newcastle, in KwaZulu-Natal. She spent her formative years residing in the province in the southeastern part of the country. Khosi Twala hails from the Zulu tribe in South Africa. She comes from a family of six. She has three siblings – two brothers and a sister. She is also known by the nickname – Yo-highness K. She earned the alias during her teenage years.
Since she was a young girl, Khosi Twala has aspired to build a career in the media industry. It was her dream to be on TV. As a high school student, she was an active member of the Press Club, Literary & Debate Society, and Drama Society. She represented her school in several debates and quiz competitions. She also competed in local beauty contests and was opportune to win some of them.
Khosi Twala underwent her elementary and middle education at top public schools in KwaZulu-Natal.
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She is an alumnus of Lincolns Height Secondary School. She underwent her high school education at the institution from 2011 to 2015.
After that, she gained admission into the University Of The Free State (UFS) in 2016. She bagged a degree in Journalism from UFS in 2018. Afterward, she studied at Oakfields College.
Khosi Twala bagged a Master’s degree from the University Of Johannesburg in December 2021. She received the degree after a two-year program that began in January 2020.
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Khosi Twala has been passionate about building a career in the media industry for many years. Because of her love for TV, she decided to study Journalism for her first degree. As an undergraduate, she interned at media houses in Bloemfontein to gain work experience in her industry. She was also an active member of literary and media-related clubs and societies at the multi-campus university.
After bagging her degree, she decided to switch cities and moved to Johannesburg. She gained employment as a Journalist with a media house in Johannesburg. By working hard at her job, Khosi Twala gradually rose to the top of the ladder in her career. She decided to upgrade her skillset by gaining a second degree to improve in the media industry. She applied for a Master’s degree program at the University of Johannesburg and was accepted. She worked full-time and studied in school at the same time. She completed the program in 2021.
Since Khosi Twala was a teenager, she developed an interest in modeling. As a teenager and young adult, she has competed in many beauty contests in South Africa. Notable mentions include Miss Free State SA in 2017, Biogen Face Of Fitness in 2020, and Miss Regal International South Africa (2021).
Khosi Twala is one of the leading beauty influencers in the South African sub-region. She has modeled for many brands over the years. Notable ones include Unravel Me Swimwear and Sportwear, Milani Hair Studio, and Sissy Boy Jeans, amongst others. She is also a Gym Guru and has built a brand around her interest in Fitness. She is one of the most popular female Fitness aficionados in South Africa.
Khosi Twala‘s love for TV made her give Reality TV a shot. She auditioned for the Big Brother Titans Reality Show in 2022 and was selected as one of the lucky housemates by judges. She was unveiled as one of the Twenty Housemates in the show on the 15th of January, 2023. She competes for the grand prize of $100,000 (USD) with other housemates from Nigeria and South Africa.
Khosi Twala‘s status as a sought-after beauty influencer has turned her into one of South Africa’s leading social media personalities.
Her popularity has grown since she was announced as a housemate on the Big Brother Titans Show.
Khosi Twala currently has over 40k followers on Instagram and over 40.2k followers on Facebook.
- Instagram handle – khosi_twala
- Facebook – Khosi Twala
Khosi Twala is currently 25 years old. She turned 25 on the 10th of August. She spent most of her life residing in KwaZulu-Natal before moving to the Free State province for her university education. Her friends and family members call her by the nickname – Yo-highness K.
She is currently based in Johannesburg City and resides in a well-furnished two-bedroom apartment. She owns a car and other choice financial investments. The South African celebrity is known for her dazzling beauty. She is light-skinned in complexion and five feet tall.
Khosi Twala says she is single but has made it known that she is open to romantic relationships on the Big Brother Show. The Big Brother Titans is a mashup of the Nigerian and South African versions of the Big Brother Show. The show is being aired from a studio in Johannesburg. If Khosi Twala emerges show’s winner show, she goes home with a grand prize of $100,000 (USD).
Khosi Twala‘s boyfriend in the Big Brother House happens to be Yemi Cregx.
The South African journalist and beauty influencer Khosi Twala is estimated to have a net worth of $70,000 to $100,000 (USD).