What Happened To Nonhle Thema

Nohle Thema is a television presenter, actress and a producer. She is best known for presenting Channel O entertainment show O-Access.

She is the daughter of veteran actress Cynthia Shange who is on Muvhango.

Some Background

In 2007 Nohle landed the presenting role on Channel O music show O-Access. She would host the show till the end of its 4th season.  Travelling the globe meeting big artist in the entertainment industry such as 50 Cent, Chris Brown, John Legend, Lil Bow Wow and many more.

In 2009 Nohle would join DSTV’s Vuzu channel as co-host of the daily live entertainment news show V-Entertainment. She was also involved behind the scenes developing new shows.

Reality Show Bomb

After enjoying a successful run presenting. Nohle Launched her own reality show in 2011 on M-Net called Nohle Goes to Hollywood.

The show followed her journey to Hollywood trying to make it in the entertainment world there.

However fans criticised it heavily on Twitter. Claiming it did not live up to its hype and expectations. She replied to the tweets which would only fuel the fire.

It was alleged that her Twitter Account got hacked, but she has since set the record straight and said the controversial tweets were her own.

Baby Daddy Drama


In December 2012 Nohle gave birth to her beautiful baby daughter Star Ivy. According to an article on Linda Ikeji’s Blog South African rapper Young Nucho (Lil Wayne look alike) had been dating Nohle since 2011 and claimed that the baby was his.

Young Nucho would also post photos of Star Ivy on his Instagram and captioned the photo “My little #TrillGirL”

However Nonhle would introduce Arthur Bolton as the father of her baby.

The story goes Nonhle and Arthur started dating in 2010 then drifted apart because he went to travel the world. Nohle then met Young Nucho and they broke up. She ended up with Arthur again and fell pregnant. Arthur went back to US because he had contractual obligations with his record label so couldn’t come to SA. So they broke up again. Nohle went back to Young Nucho. Arthur came back for the birth of their child and then left for his “contractual obligations” again. She went back to Young Nucho.  Arthur then moved to SA and they got engaged. End of story

Messy Break-up

Before the wedding bells even rang the engaged Nohle Thema and Arthur Bolton broke-up.

According to Arthur Nonhle was controlling which led to constant fights. It is also alleged that Nohle insisted that they see a traditional healer to help with their relationship problems. While at the traditional healer Arthur was bitten by a spider and nearly died.

Now according to Nohle they broke up because Arthur was lazy, broke and using her for her fame.

Like the saying goes there are two sides to every story.

What Happened To Kagiso Rakosa

She Retired From Entertainment

According to Times Live article posted in October 2016 she has retired from the entertainment industry.

She said she had gotten to a point in her life and career where she no longer wanted to present entertainment and gossip shows.

Doing Other Things

She started a support group for mothers called Yummy Mummys which aims to empower woman. Her instagram has many pictures of her attending Yummy Mummy events. Taking pictures with other mothers.

She launched a fragrance called Precious Ivy.

Other than that she is doing typical mom stuff.  Spending time with her child, Eating a lot of cake.

Taking pictures outside by her garage door. Like I said typical mom stuff.

Just because a person retires doesn’t mean you can’t come out of retirement. Here is to hopes that Nohle will return to television in the future.

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