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8 South African Celebrities Who Lost Their Husbands/Wives

It must be a terrible and an unimaginable pain to lose a person you love, especially one you had plans your entire life with. To find yourself alone and losing the love of your life is a traumatic experience that nobody ever recovers from.

Here are 8 of our South African entertainers who have endured the pain of losing a spouse:

1.Kayise Ngqula

You will remember her as the presenter of Our Perfect Wedding. Kayise lost her husband Farai Sibanda in 2019.

2.Ayanda Ncwane

The ambassador of Clientele and wife of the late gospel star, S’fiso Ncwane who passed away in 2016.

3.Thembsie Matu

She is a veteran South African actress and she currently plays the role of Petronella on The Queen. Her husband Peter drowned and died in 2019.

4.Wiseman Mncube

He plays the role of Sibonelo, the doctor who became a car thief and murderer on SABC 1’s Uzalo. In real life, Wiseman lost wife and mother of his daughter in 2018.


5.Simphiwe “Sims” Ngema

Sims is a South African songwriter and actress; you may remember her as Thuli on SABC 2’s Muvhango. Ngema was married to the later actor Dumi Masilela who died in 2017 during a high jacking.

6.Tsholo Matshaba

Popularly known for playing the lady villain, Meme in Muvhango. She is the widow of Chris Matshaba who passed away in 2018 due to cancer.

7.Lerato Sengadi

Events coordinator and publicist is the widow of the late rapper and one of Motswako pioneers, HHP (Jabulani Tsambo) who committed suicide in 2018.

8.Letshego Zulu

She is an author, founder of PopUpGym and wife of late SA racing legend, Gugu Zulu who died on Mount Kilimanjaro in 2016.

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