He was born in a Zvishavane middle class family in the Midlands province of Zimbabwe and his real name is Isheunesu Rolen Muchegwa. He calls himself Uncle Roland. The man who was a close friend to Ginimbi was 53 years old as of 2021. Those who know him from high school days say he was academically gifted and multi-lingual, very conversant in many indigenous languages spoken in SADC countries.
His relationship with the young women earned him the term “blesser”.
His source of money, net worth
Muchengwa is reportedly wealthy but his actual numbers have not been made public. He is involved in fuel distribution. After his images went viral Uncle Roland said he acquired his fortune through buying and selling fuel across SADC countries. “I have big contracts for distributing fuel in Zimbabwe and SADC nations, I am also a miner too and ow a big club in Cape Town here in South Africa,” he said to Zimbabwe news reporters.
Does he have a wife?
Roland has been officially married twice and divorced. His first wife was Briggete Mpofu and the couple sired a son they named Brassington. Their son has played football for Zimbabwe junior national teams. After divorcing Briggete, the Blesser married businesswoman Michelle Kawome(pictured below). The couple sired two children before parting ways.
Does he own a house?
Uncle Roland lives in an upmarket mansion and is known to drive luxury Germany and British SUVs that include BMWs, Mercedes Benz and Range Rovers.
Roland is actually a benefactor to may poor Zimbabweans who would not have been able to attend University without his funds.
Under the power vested on me by the Black Twitter Constitution I hereby pronounce uMalume Roland Muchengwa ‘Man Of The Month’ October belongs to uMalume #RolandMuchegwa. Show Some Respek pic.twitter.com/K6DyGbcZcn
— Man’s NOT Barry Roux (@AdvoBarryRoux) October 18, 2019
In the news…Uncle Roland Muchegwa hit with R68 Million fine, Fuel depot closed
Millionaire Zimbabwean playboy and social media celebrity blesser Uncle Roland Muchegwa has reportedly suffered a huge financial and business disaster after authorities closed his fuel depot and slapped him with a R68 million fine over duty evasion and unscrupulous business practices in 2020.
Posting the development on social media, Stanley Gama said:
Uncle Roland, real name Roland Muchegwa is under siege right now. SARS has hit him with an R68 million fine for duty evasion in SA. His fuel depot in Joburg is under lockdown right now with multiple law agencies investigating his dealings in fuel. Not sure if he is also in SA.