Chef |  Siba Mtongana

Chef | Siba Mtongana

Name Siba Mtongana
Profession Chef
Date of Birth 1984-12-10
Place of Birth South Africa
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Birth Sign Sagittarius

About Siba Mtongana

Multi-award winning freelance food writer, celebrity TV chef and food judge who can be seen on the Food Network’s Siba’s Table. She won a South African Film and Television Award for her previous cooking show, Cooking with Siba. She was a Drum magazine food editor at that time as well.

Early Life Experience of Siba Mtongana

She earned a degree in food and consumer sciences with majors in food, food science and nutrition from Cape Peninsula University of Technology, Cape Town. There, she mentored and tutored academically struggling students from previously disadvantaged backgrounds.

Trivia Info

She has been honored by publications including Mail&Guardian newspaper, Cosmopolitan SA magazine, Destiny magazine, O Magazine and more. She was a judge on Masterchef season 1 in 2012 and one of the main judges on Chopped SA season 1 in 2014.

Family Life and Relationship

She was born in East London, South Africa. She married Brian Mtongana in 2010; they have a daughter named Buhlebe.

Close Associates

She became a judge for Chopped South Africa while Aaron Sanchez became a judge for the American version of Chopped.

Steve Kaufusi

Steve Kaufusi

Name Steve Kaufusi
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1963-10-17
Place of Birth Tonga
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Birth Sign Libra

About Steve Kaufusi

NFL defensive lineman who played for the Philadelphia Eagles from 1989 to 1990. He was a 12th round draft pick in 1988.

Early Life of Steve Kaufusi

He played college football at Brigham Young University.

Trivia

He became the fourth Tongan-born Division I Football manager.

Family Life

His son Bronson also played football at Brigham Young University.

Associated With

He was selected in the same draft (1988) as Pro Bowl receiver Sterling Sharpe.

Amini Silatolu

Amini Silatolu

Name Amini Silatolu
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1988-09-16
Place of Birth California
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Birth Sign Virgo

About Amini Silatolu

Offensive lineman of Tongan heritage started the first 15 games for the Carolina Panthers his rookie season after being selected 40th overall in 2012.

Early Life of Amini Silatolu

He played both offensive and defensive line in high school before being an All-American junior college left tackle at San Joaquin Delta College.

Trivia

He was a finalist for the prestigious Gene Upshaw Award and the Lone Stare Conference South Division Lineman of the Year his 2011 season at Midwestern State.

Family Life

He has a younger brother named Paul, who has served in the Navy.

Associated With

He was teammates with running back Vick Ballard during the 2012 Senior Bowl.

Vai Sikahema

Vai Sikahema

Name Vai Sikahema
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1962-08-29
Place of Birth Tonga
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Birth Sign Virgo

About Vai Sikahema

Former NFL running back and kick returner who played eight seasons for teams like the Green Bay Packers and Philadelphia Eagles. After retiring, he became the Sports Director for the Philadelphia-based television station WCAU.

Early Life of Vai Sikahema

He attended Brigham Young University, where he set the NCAA record for most punt returns in a career.

Trivia

He is the first person of Tongan descent ever to play in the NFL.

Family Life

Two of his cousins, Reno Mahe and Deuce Lutui, have also played in the NFL. Actor Jon Heder is his nephew by marriage.

Associated With

He knocked out former baseball player Jose Canseco in a celebrity boxing match in 2008.

Spencer Folau

Spencer Folau

Name Spencer Folau
Profession Football Player
Date of Birth 1973-04-05
Place of Birth Tonga
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Birth Sign Aries

About Spencer Folau

Offensive lineman most known for his time spent with the Baltimore Ravens.

Early Life of Spencer Folau

He was placed on the NFL’s radar after playing a couple of great seasons at the University of Idaho.

Trivia

He helped the Ravens win Super Bowl XXXV in 2000.

Family Life

He was born in Nukuʻalofa, Tonga.

Associated With

Ray Lewis was the defensive leader for the Ravens during their 2000 Super Bowl run while Folau helped bolster the offense.