The death of famous people has always been a tough topic. And we are still grieving the passing of well known Soul icon Tshepo Tshola. He was a great person and he will be missed dearly. Life can be very different without a loved one. The passing of someone dear is always difficult to cope with.
When a person passes away, we are left with their legacy and memories behind. This is the case when it comes to the life of Tshepo Tshola who has passed away last week. He has created some iconic superheroes in the music industry. Tshepo Tshola work was not just about his creations but also about him and his life story which he shared with everyone.
On Friday South Africa also lost the top actor Shona Ferguson who appeared in and produced the South African 3D telenovela ‘The Queen Mzansi’ which is now playing in DSTV across the country.
Ferguson was also the first person in South Africa to be filmed for 3D without the need for a green screen.
Ferguson’s death has resulted in an outpouring of grief on social media.
The South African actor Shona Ferguson is no longer with us. Known to many as one of the co-founders of the Ferguson films along with his wife, Connie. He will be remembered for his contributions to theatre in this country. His death of this talented actor is a huge loss to the entertainment industry.
In what was a heartbreaking and sombre ceremony, Shona’s friends and colleagues shared their stories and memories of the late actor.
“Shona’s career was a testament to his skill and resilience. We will always remember him fondly and with admiration, for the strength, he showed in overcoming his personal challenges.”
Shona Ferguson was the first actor in the world to appear in a film using the new technology of 3d.
Our thoughts are with Shona’s family and friends, as well as her colleagues in the industry during this difficult time
Last week we also learned about the passing of Sindi Buthelezi who played Zinhle on Generations. Perhaps you remember her from another role where she starred in a movie like Inxeba (The Wound).
Today Inkatha Freedom Party (IFP) is deeply saddened by the passing of the Inkatha Freedom Party Youth Chairperson Mr Mthokozisi Nxumalo.
The IFP Youth Chairperson passed away in the early hours of the morning, the cause of death is yet not made public. He was a dedicated and committed activist who stood resolutely for the protection of the nation, basically blacks across the country.