photo of Phumeza from Durban Gen in real life as Tshidi Makitle.

The entertainment industry has graced us with some of the amazing TV shows which has been keeping us entertained and one of the new that graced our screens is Durban Gen which airs on Etv, the show has been making waves ever since it’s debut and viewers just love it.











One of these talented actors is known as Tshidi Makitle. Tshidi Makitle is a South African actress popularly known for her role as Phumeza on new medical drama series, Durban Gen. The already Mzansi sweetheart is captivating fans with her busy body nurse vibes.

As she serves her flair and beauty let’s find out what tickles her fancy. The actress hails from Pinetown in KwaZulu-Natal, she was born on the 17th of August 1998 which makes her 22years old of age as of 2020 together with her identical twin Tshidiso Makitle. She also has a brother whose name we don’t know yet .

Growing up Tshidi and her family had it rough. Her mother had a stroke in 2003 and was forced to leave her job at a health facility where she worked. However, Tshidi’s father was always there and he never neglected his responsibilities as the twins ascertain. The twins always had a passion for acting in their early ages.

Tshidi and her twin sister attended the University of Zululand with the help of NSFAS, since their parents couldn’t afford taking them to school. They graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Arts(creative arts) on the 8th of December 2020 and were ready to venture into the acting industry. Tshidi who got lucky among the two landed a role on the Durban based Etv medical series, Durban Gen.

This was a moment of celebration for the family and she immediately became the breadwinner in the family. This was the break their family needed. The twins are grateful to God for shining his light upon them at a time they never expected it and believes this is only the beginning of great things. Tshidi has a networth of $5500 as of 2021 .