Clad in all black and rocking her signature short blonde hairdo, the popular DJ is visibly happy as we spot her taking snaps at her friend, publicist and entrepreneur Linda Moeketsi’s birthday party at Sandton’s plush nightclub Taboo recently.
But after taking the photos DJ Zinhle quickly heads back into the club.
A few minutes later we spot her inside getting cosy with a muscular Indian man in a three-piece suit. The two look smitten with each other as they chat, kiss and dance.
Over the past couple of weeks DJ Zinhle has been posting social media hints with the caption, “James Bond”, and indeed her current bae, Brendon Naidoo – CEO of Apogee Empire Management – looks like he walked off the set of a Bond movie.
When we approached Zinhle for comment at the party she told the DRUM team, “Please don’t take pictures of us, I don’t want my private life in the media. I am in a very happy space and that’s all I can say. I am happy.”
According to sources, Zinhle’s new man is a corporate banking and investment hotshot. “He is not in entertainment, he is a corporate guy and she is very happy with him,” one of our sources tells us. “Their relationship has been going on for some months now and we have never seen her happier.”
Zinhle also opened up about her new guy not being in the entertainment industry in a recent interview with radio host Anele Mdoda. “He’s got the most amazing voice in the world and wears very expensive suits, he is so amazing,” Zinhle gushed to Anele.
Another source close to her says the reason she hasn’t posted pictures of her man on social media is because he’s a very private person and she also doesn’t want a public relationship. “Because he is a corporate guy, his life
is private, so even though they hang out he is not keen on cameras and the media fussing over them,”
Read more in 22 September issue of DRUM