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Wema Sepetu Biography, Age, Education, Acting Career, Death and Latest News

Wema Sepetu Biography

Wema Sepetu was born on 28th September 1988 in Dar es Salaam. She is a Tanzanian actress and former Miss Tanzania which she won in 2006.

Wema Sepetu Age

  • She was born on 28 September 1988 ( 29 years as at 2017)

Early Childhood

She was born in Dar es Salaam and hails from a Diplomat Family. She is the last child in a family of four girls of Ambassador Isaack Abraham Sepetu.

Education Background

For her primary, secondary and high school education she attended Academy International School in Dar Es Salaam, Tanzania, and she later joined Limkokwing University of Creative Technology in Malaysia to pursue an international business course which she did for a one-year and then dropped out to continue with acting.

Miss Tanzania

In 2006, she was crowned as Miss Tanzania, the competition which was held at Diamond Jubilee Hall in Dar es Salaam.  She was awarded a Toyota Rav 4 and a ticket to compete in Miss World. She represented Tanzania in Miss World 2006, held in Poland.

Acting Career

In 2007 she made her acting debut in the movie ‘Point Of No Return’ where she played as a wife of a rich witch guy who always killed his girlfriends for sacrifice. Wema thought she would die too but, she decided to pray and at last saves her husbands family and herself. This film received good reviews on film industry.


  • 2007: A Point of No Return
  • 2008: Family Tears
  • 2009: Red Valentine
  • 2010: Sakata
  • 2010: White Maria
  • 2010: Tafrani
  • 2011: 14 Days
  • 2011: Lerato
  • 2011: Basilisa
  • 2011: The Diary
  • 2011: DJ Ben
  • 2012: Crazy Tenant
  • 2012: House Boy
  • 2012: It Was Not Me
  • 2014: Madame
  • 2015: Mapenzi Yamerogwa
  • 2015: Saa Mbovu
  • 2015: Chungu Cha Tatu
  • 2016: Family
  • 2017: Kisogo
  • 2017: Heaven Sent
Wema Sepetu

Wema Sepetu

Endless Fame Production

In 2013 she launched her company ‘Endless Fame Production’ which deals with movies production and Artists management,they have managed some of Tanzanian musicians such as Mirror and Ally Luna.The company has produced movies such as Supestar, Unexpected,Day After Death,Family and Heaven Sent.

Wema Sepetu In My Shoes

In 2013 she introduced the first season of her reality tv show called Wema Sepetu:In My Shoes on East Africa Television. In 2015 she launced the second season of a show but it didn’t last longer.In 2015 it was nominated for Favorite Tv Show at Tanzania People’s Choice Awards (Tuzo za watu 2015)


  • 2014: Sexiest Girl, Ijumaa Sexiest Girl
  • 2015: Favorite Actress (Madame), Tanzania People’s Choice Awards.
  • 2015: Female Personality Of The Year (East Africa),Nzumari Awards (Kenya)
  • 2016: Best Dressed Celebrity (East Africa), Abryanz Style and Fashion Awards
  • 2017: Female Stylish Personality of the year, Swahili Fashion Week Awards

Wema Sepetu Death

Wema Sepetu, the former Miss Tanzania and ex-girlfriend to Bongo musician Diamond, posted a disquieting message on Instagram foreboding her death. “Remember there is death. There is a day you will be called ‘the late’. Put that in your head. I’m thinking my day is soon… Alhamdulillahi for everything, though,” she wrote.

Wema Sepetu and Idris Sultan

Wema Sepetu and comedian Idris Sultan, the Big Brother winner, began dating in 2016 but they broke up months after she got a miscarriage of their twins.

Wema Sepetu Latest News

Wema Sepetu’s pain of loosing her twins is one that never goes away easily, but Wema is hopeful that she will be able to give birth. She was pregnant for her then boyfriend, Idris Sultan, but she didn’t get the chance to see and hold her babies, as she had a miscarriage.

Speaking to Global Publishers, Wema however revealed that if she’s not lucky enough to have kids by the time she hits 32, she will remove her uterus.

The website asked her about having kids now that she is in a relationship and is ready to be someone’s wife, and she stated that she already knows why she lost her babies but she’s ready to try her luck.

Wema Sepetu – Video