Lusavela Mbem with stage name Nhanha was born on August 16, 1995 and hails from Eastern Cape, Qumbu in Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa. She is a model and an actress who started modeling at a young age, landing her first Newspaper Article at age 16 and her second Newspaper with City Vision (News24 online) about her dreadlocks.. Combining her exotic looks with an interest in acting, she began a film career as a teen. After early roles in Skeem at CA FILMS (2013) she gave a breakthrough performance in 2015 ON 100% Youth TV Fashion show (Bookha Creations Designs) Since then, she has earned a reputation for playing feisty. Lusavela is also known as a beautiful singer but has not embraced that side of her at the moment.
Lusavela Mbem grew up in Eastern cape where the rest of the family is. She has two brothers and 2 sisters. She is well known as a beautiful person who always loved fashion and style. Her Brother “Baxolile Mbem” accompanies her on film shoots, events, and functions, and they have appeared together only in a Newspaper Advertisements.
About her relationship with her mother, Lusavela remarks, “She has been the pillar of my strength and has stood by me like a rock through thick and thin. The beautiful lady has also won an award which is the Face of Nontso Modeling Agency and she has worked with top companies such as Buchanan Agency, Kids2000 Agency, Tripple d, CA films, Msakato works and Nontso Agency.