Nhlanhla Lux does not have a wife, and it’s uncertain if he is in a relationship. The political activist’s parents are identified as Mr. and Mrs. Mohlauli.
For several years, Nhlanhla Lux Dlamini has been consumed by his political activism, which seems to have shrouded his personal life. Hence, details regarding his love life are unavailable in the media. Consequently, the Soweto native is believed to be single.
Is Nhlanhla Lux Married?
Nhlanhla Lux is not yet married and doesn’t seem to have a girlfriend. However, it has been speculated on social media that he once dated actress Phindile Gwala after a cozy photo of the two went viral. Based on the speculation, the parliamentary leader of the Soweto Parliament hates foreigners because his ex-girlfriend, Phindile, was snatched away from him by Congolese model Armando Ngandu, who ended up marrying her.
It’s worth noting that these allegations haven’t yet been confirmed. They are made based on observations of some social media users who seemed convinced that Nhlanhla Lux and Phindile Gwala had been in a romantic relationship in the past.
With the political activist engrossed in his fight of deporting illegal foreign nationals living in SA, investigations have been made regarding his life, and it led to his picture with Phindile resurfacing on the internet.
Who are Nhlanhla Lux’s Parents?
Nhlanhla Lux was born Nhlanhla Paballo Mohlauli to his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Mohlauli. He disclosed in an interview in 2022 that he was not born with a silver spoon in his mouth, as many people presumed. He said his mother worked as a cleaner in retail stores owned by rich white people.
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As a result, she desired for her son to have a better life and thus arranged for him to attend the same schools as the children of her employers. While at St. David’s Marist High School, Nhlanhla associated with rich kids during the day and then found his way back home to Soweto by taking two taxis.
Even though his father was a career criminal, Nhlanhla Lux Dlamini was raised in a low-income family. For some years, he slept on the kitchen floor before graduating to sleep in the dining room and eventually the bedroom. Despite his background, the businessman is grateful to his mom for putting him first, and the two share a very strong bond.
In 2019, Nhlanhla Lux made headlines when he assaulted his mother’s tenant for defaulting in paying his rent. Consequently, an assault case was opened against him and was settled at the Meadowlands Magistrate’s Court, where he was convicted for having failed to appear in court. He was eventually sentenced with ‘caution and discharge.’
Did Nhlanhla Lux’s Father Pass Away?
In March 2022, Nhlanhla Lux, who was then leader of Operation Dudla, was a guest on Kaya Drive hosted by Sizwe Dhlomo. On the show, he revealed his father had died but didn’t disclose when he passed away and what led to his death. Surprisingly, Nhlanhla publicized that his father was a criminal who took part in CIT heists.
He said his dad used the money he got from a robbery operation to pay off his school fees five years in advance. Nhlanhla Lux Dlamini further described his dad as an apartheid struggle hero and a gangster who was coerced into robbing banks to fund the struggle. He said his father later switched to business before passing.
Where is Nhlanhla Lux From, and is His Father Zimbabwean?
Though many people speculate that Nhlanhla Lux’s father was a Zimbabwean, the political activist describes himself as a Sowetan, and his father is believed to have come from Soweto. He grew up in the South Western Townships and split his time between households in Meadowlands and Dube.
Nhlanhla said he was raised by the community as his father was not around at times. Due to his participation in illegal activities, he may be arrested or in jail. Nevertheless, he is not proud nor ashamed of his criminal record.