Sometimes breakups can be messy and very public for our beloved celebrities. We compiled a list of celebrity breakups that shocked Mzansi in 2021.
Somizi and Mohale
Their romance was very public. Somizi and Mohale got married in a lavish ceremony in Johannesburg on 28 September 2019. The wedding was attended by A-list stars like Pearl Thusi, Bonang, Kelly Khumalo, Casper Nyovest to only but mention a few. Showmax produced their story in Somizi and Mohale-The union, and it was the most viewed at the time. Early this year, rumours started circulating that the two had separated. Both parties confirmed the rumours, and they had a very messy public separation. The separation came as a shock as fans.
Tino Chinyani and Simphiwe Ngema
After her ex-husband, Dumisani Malisela, died in 2017, Simphiwe found love again in Tino Chinyani. The two had a whirlwind romance that many people envied, and they got engaged and became parents to a little boy they called Tiyani. However, in September, Simphiwe took to Instagram to announce her breakup with the Zimbabwean model. Fans were left shocked and speechless by the post because she had previously posted declaring her love for Tino on his birthday. After being asked about it, the actress and singer said the breakup was old and that it had just taken her a while to deal with it.
Sophie Ndaba and Max Lichaba
These two secretly tied the knot in 2017. Their marriage seemed to be a happy one. It was rumoured that their breakup was because Max cheated. The split came as a shock to fans because the two had renewed their vows the previous month. This marriage was Sophie’s third marriage in 23 years.
Brenda Mhlongo and Edmund
The Imbewu actress separated from her husband of 23 years, Edmund. Brenda and Edmund had been separated for a year when the rumours started circulating in April. Edmund was said to have had gone and married his side chick without Brenda knowing.