Former Uzalo Actor Sipho Ngema Has Passed Away
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 stated to have passed away earlier this week.
The vicious actor often played hardcore criminal characters that viewers enjoyed watching and feared all together and at times left the audience in laughter. According to TimesLive, the actor is reported to have died earlier on Tuesday from heart failure.
He is reported to have died at a Johannesburg hospital after he had suffered pulmonary hypertension 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 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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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 @uzalo_sabc1 @stainedglasstv1 he was my long lost boyfriend (Terror) at first I was very scared of him and he said “don’t worry sweetie am just ugly but I don’t bite” 🤣 from there on we became very close, we met again @isipho_etv @etvonline and it was a beautiful reunion 😢 Thank you for all the beautiful memories Madlokovu I am glad our paths have crossed, may your beautiful soul rest in eternal peace 💔 Cc @leletikhumalo ❤️
Another Soldier Has Fallen
RIP Sipho Ngema pic.twitter.com/cBiJscnb5R
— Maluleka Tshepang (@mr_maluleka) April 23, 2020