Uzalo Has Confirmed The Rumors That Gabisile And Qhabanga Will Be Leaving The Show
Uzalo’s Baby Cele and Siyabonga Shibe have been rumored to be leaving the show for many months, however, fans doubted their leaving because both characters form part of the show’s essential cast and storyline. After much speculation, Uzalo confirmed the news in a statement to JustNje today, 13 October 2020.
Uzalo stated, “Baby Cele and Siyabonga Shibe will, indeed, be leaving the show by the end of season six of Uzalo. The story has taken this direction, and will give us a riveting, high-stakes ending for both characters. The decision was made in consultation with the two actors.”
Baby Cele take on the role of Gabisile, while Siyabonga portrays her on-and-off lover, Qhabanga. The production concluded, “Both have given a tremendous amount to their roles on Uzalo, and we are forever grateful for that. We will be introducing a host of new characters played by South Africa’s best. Please stay tuned and see as the story unfolds.”