High school: St John’s College,Johannesburg
University: University of Cape Town (Bachelor of Social Sciences Majoring in Political Sciences,International Relations and Public Administration)
Interests: The State, the future of African health care, public speaking, sports as well as education.
Hobbies: Exercising at the gym, rugby, music, hiking, international politics and current affairs.
Involvement in other initiatives: He has been a member of the Johannesburg Junior Council; Gold Presidents Award of Youth Empowerment and he is a Southern Suburbs InkuluFreeHeid member.
Philani is a vibrant, cultured and proud African who strives to uphold the values, customs and norms of the Zulu culture.