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Revealed: Who is Lupita Nyong'o Boyfriend Selema Masekela?

Lupita Nyong'o is in a relationship and she made it public via her Instagram post a day ago. She is engaged to Selema Masekela

Below are some of the fascinating facts about Masekela.

1.He is a sports commentator and musician

Masekela was born in Los Angeles in America in 1971. He had a lot of interest in skating, snowboarding and surfing when he was young. The renowned American journalist has worked as a television commentator for FIFA World Cup, ESPN, Winter X and Winter Olympics.He is also a musician who performs with the Alekesam band.

2. He owns a surf lifestyle brand

In 2018 he joined a South African surf Mami Wata only to start his own brand Alekesam after a short while. 

"The idea of building a bridge between the West and the African continent has always been on my mind," he told the outlet. "It’s my hope that this brand and narrative can help create curiosity and expand what the idea of surf culture looks like globally."

3. They met on a plane in 2016

Despite the love birds having been so quiet about their relationship, the Internet followers have found that the two first link in 2016. Masekela was sat immediately behind Lupita Nyong'o. "Hypothetically speaking of course...let's say you're seated behind Lupita Nyong'o on an airplane, what would be your opening line," he wrote at the time, adding a couple of minutes later, "Anyone comes up with a good opener for me with Lupita Nyong'o, send em. Cause I'm really sittin' right behind her on this flight. #stumped."

Below are some of the photos of Masekela and Lupita;


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American ESPN Masekela Selema Masekela. Winter X


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