A demon who hailed from the realm of lust he is an incubus a being that harvest energy from the lust of others. He was imprisoned by then Apprentice, Wekesa in order to discover how to open a portal to one of the Hells. Although he was to be executed after he gave up his secrets Wekesa advocated for keeping him alive since he was a curious creature. After an interrogation the two 'men' became lovers later adopting a son together.
Although Tikoloshe holds the appearance of a man with close cropped hair and smooth dark sin it is revealed that a succubus/ incubus will appear as the inner desires of practitioner who summoned them.
Due to his demonic nature he is defined by absolutes in his case, lust. He appears to be intelligent and enjoys conversation and by Cathrine's account he dotes on his son Mesengo, causing the later to be spoiled.
He does not need food or water but the Tikolshe enjoys different taste, especially wine and lemonade. Due to his absolute he is also able to discern the wants of others. Understanding the carnage that Amadeus is willing to wreak in order to get his way or the craving for control that drives Malicia.