Tanzania’s Vanessa Mdee is dating this American-Naija actor


Bongo Flava songstress and East Africa Got Talent judge Vanessa Mdee has finally confirmed that she’s dating American-Naija heartthrob actor Olu Rotimi.

Rotimi is best known for his role as Andre in the series Power that has Ghost, Tommy and Keisha. It was created and produced by 50Cent. Rotimi is also a singer.


The two were spotted on vacation in Miami Beach, Florida getting cosy. The duo has been giving netizens a taste of their baecation through Instastories while hiding their faces.

“Ndio nipo Miami na mpenzi wangu, sio siri kwamba tuna mahusiano, it’s not a secret. But we would like to keep our relationship private. We love and respect each other so much and wanna keep building,” Vanessa revealed to a radio station in a phone interview.

In July we reported how Vanessa Mdee, who was dating fellow Tanzanian artist Jux ended the relationship less than a year ago.


The two lovebirds made their break up public after being in an on and off relationship for some time.

“The Cash Madame” beauty took it to her social media to open up about her relationship with her longtime ex-boyfriend, finally confirming it was over between the two.

The songstress confirmed that the two still remain friends and family forever after she was asked by a fan.

“I still feel alone and like sh*t. This is not a cry for attention, this is for you to understand we all go through it. No shame. you allowed to feel everything and be affected by it too… give yourself an allowance,” she said.

Vanessa has been keeping a low profile on her love life since her break up and details about when the two started dating are yet to be confirmed.

Vanessa Hau Mdee professionally known by her stage name Vanessa Mdee, is a Tanzanian singer, songwriter, rapper, activist, television presenter and radio personality. Mdee is popularly known for being the first-ever Tanzanian MTV VJ. She later rose to prominence as a radio and TV host, hosting Epic Bongo Star Search and Dume CHallenge for ITV Tanzania before signing to B’Hits Music Group in late 2012.

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