Nandi Nyembe is a South African actress best known for her role as Nandi Sibiya on the soccer drama Zone 14 and for her role as Sister Lizzie on the SABC1 drama series Soul City.
Nyembe is also known for her starring role as Lily in the iconic SABC1 drama series Yizo Yizo (2001-2004) and the leading character in the SABC1 sitcom Izoso Connexion, from 2006-2007.
Her film credits include the role of Sangoma Rachel Ndlovu in A Reasonable Man (1999), Miriam in Saturday Night at the Palace (1987) and a sangoma in Yesterday, in 2004.
In 2007 she began starring in the drama series Jacob's Cross, playing the role of Thembe Makhubu. Other starring television roles include Gogo in Soul Buddyz, Ntshebo Maloka in Hillside, Big Jo in Erfsondes, Ma ka Brian in 4Play: Sex Tips for Girls and a guest starring role in The No.1 Ladies' Detective Agency.
She also had a starring role in the SABC1 drama series Sticks and Stones, in 2014.