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Former Uzalo actor Sipho Ngema has passed away, according to reports

2020-04-23 11:03
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Sipho Ngema. (Phoro: Sipho Ngema)

The Entertainment Industry has suffered the loss of another talented actor.

Sipho Ngema popularly known for his role on Uzalo as Terror as well as his role Raymond on e.tv soapie Rhythm City is reported to have passed away earlier this week

The fierce actor often played hardcore criminal characters that viewers enjoyed watching and feared simultaneously and at times he left the audience in laughter.

According to Timeslive the actor is reported to have died earlier this week on Tuesday from heart failure.

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He is reported to have died at a Johannesburg hospital after he had suffered pulmonary hypertensions which eventually led to his fatal heart failure.

Tributes have been pouring in for the late actor and his former colleague Nomcebo Gumede took to her Instagram to share that the loss of Sipho Ngema has hit her hard.

“I am not OK I’m finding it hard to process the terrible news. Our careers brought us together and i got the opportunity to share some beautiful scenes with the talented Sipho Ngema,” she posted.

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