- "Afua thinks Beba is the fastest runner and the best climber and the highest jumper around."
- —Kopa to Timon and Pumbaa
Beba's appearance is unknown.
- "I think Beba is even stupider than Afua."
- —Kopa compares his friends
Beba's personality is unknown; however, it is hinted by Kopa that he has an amazing athletic ability and tends to show off about it.
- "He runs all over the place."
- —Timon about Beba
Beba is a young cheetah who lived during Simba's reign. He becomes acquainted with Afua during childhood, and the two become fast friends, leaving Kopa behind to feel jealous and lonely.
- "And besides, what does it matter if Beba is good at some things? You're good at some other things that Beba isn't good at, I bet."
- —Pumbaa to Kopa
Afua's fast-growing friendship with Beba causes Kopa to go to Timon and Pumbaa for advice. The young cub tells his friends that Afua has been spending more and more time with Beba, obsessing over the cheetah's amazing running ability and simultaneously comparing him to Kopa, hurting his friend's feelings. In order to sort out the problem, Timon and Pumbaa tell him a story about their time in the jungle with Simba. After the story, Kopa scampers off to make amends with Afua.
- Beba's name is pronounced "bay-buh."