Sipho Ngema who once acted for Rhythm city and was now acting for Uzalo has passed away.The actor died at the age of 47 due to heart failure this was confirmed by his daughter Mbali.
His daughter told Sunday World that her father died on Tuesday “evening around 10:15 pm he passed away in a hospital in Johannesburg. Sipho has been battling with pulmonary hypertension, and this lead to his heart to failure.” Mbali said they are still discussing burial details of the actor as a family.
Condolence message have continued to pour in for the late actor. Jabulani Mthembu who is an actor and producer, took to his Facebook account to pay his last espect to the fallen actor. Mthembu said “May your soul rest in eternal peace, MaDlokovu. I still can’t believe that you have left us”
Another actress Nomcebo Gumede who worked with sipho on Uzalo posted on Instagram saying, “If l say am OK l will be lying. I’m finding it difficult to accept the terrible news. Our work brought us together and I am lucky that l got the chance to share some wonderful moments on screen with the great Sipho Ngema.”