Mcebo Dlamini (born 17 December 1986) is a South African politician and activist. He is a former President of the Students’ Representative Council of the University of Witwatersrand.
Dlamini was one of the student leaders of the #FeesMustFall campaign in South Africa.
|Full Name||Mcebo Dlamini|
|Date of Birth||17 December 1986 (age 35 years old)|
|Nationality||South African, Swazi|
Mcebo Dlamini Age
Dlamini was born on 17 December 1986 in Mbabane, eSwatini. He is 35 years old as of 2021 and celebrates his birthday on December 17th every year.
Mcebo Dlamini Education
Dlamini obtained a law degree from the University of Witwatersrand. While in the university, he was the President of the Students’ Representative Council but was expelled in 2015 for misconduct.
Mcebo Dlamini Nationality
He was born in Swaziland to South African parents. Dlamini holds dual citizenship of Swaziland and South Africa.
He was also charged with assault, theft, and malicious damage to property in connection with the FeesMustFall movement.
Arrest & Sentence
In 2016, Mcebo Dlamini was arrested and charged with violating a court order, public violence, theft, malicious damage to property, and assaulting an officer during the protest.
On 9 March 2020, the Johannesburg Magistrate’s Court sentenced Dlamini to two years, wholly suspended for five years, for public violence. He was also given six months’ imprisonment, again wholly suspended for five years, for unlawfully staying in the country.