RIP: Actress Sheila Khumalo has died

Actress Sheila Khumalo has died


Actress and jazz creator Sheila Khumalo (71) has died.

She died on Tuesday, 6 April, at King Edward Hospital in urban center. in line with her female offspring Zaba Khoza, Sheila’s leg started obtaining sore on Christian holy day. However, before this she was robust and healthy.

“When she woke on Christian holy day, she couldn’t feel her leg. She same it felt weak so she couldn’t move it. we tend to suspected she was obtaining a stroke as a result of the symptoms however we tend to weren’t positive. Between weekday and Sunday, we tend to thought she’d make a come back as a result of besides the sore leg, she was usually okay. She was still ready to walk and speak. however on Monday she got worse and that’s once we took her to the closest clinic,” explained Zaba.

At the clinic it had been confirmed that she had a stroke and he or she was transferred to King Edward Hospital, wherever she died on Tuesday.

Sheila appeared on many productions as well as the sport, Imbewu, urban center information and her own production, Malibuye. She additionally wont to perform at urban center plaything.

Her younger sister, Barbra Ntombizodwa Msomi delineate her as Associate in Nursing activist and dedicated creator.

She same her sister was hooked in to education, community development, problems poignant girls and land rights.

“Growing up she needed nothing else however to be within the show business. This was her line and he or she didn’t mind dying on stage. It came as no surprise that she pursued arts and performance as a full-time career. At the time of her death she was showcasing her production, Malibuye, a stage play regarding land. we tend to had been showcasing this stage fiddle KZN as well as at the BAT Centre, plaything and in Pietermaritzburg. we tend to were hoping to showcase some additional once the internment,” she said.

Barbra same Sheila’s production can still be showcased in her honour.

Sheila’s observance are going to be control at KwaMashu from 9am on Sat, ten April and her memorial service are going to be from time of day at the urban center plaything.