- Sad news for all fans of the popular Mzansi soapie, Isibaya
- Menzi Ngubane, who plays the character of Judas, is leaving the show
- The reason for his departure is that writers have hit a wall in terms of where to take his character
Menzi Ngubane, who portrays Judas, is leaving Isibaya.
Judas will be killed by his long-standing enemy, Mpiyakhe.
The reason given for Menzi's departure is that writers have run out of ideas for Judas's character.
The rest of Judas's family, the Zungus, will remain on the soapie.
Judas has been disguising himself using a long grey beard for the past few weeks.
Mpiyakhe has tricked everyone into believing he is dead. However, he will come out of hiding and murder Judas in a surprise attack in the coming weeks.
Last week, Briefly.co.za reported that Nomzamo Mbatha's character, Thandeka, is also leaving Isibaya for good.
Nomzamo is leaving the Mzansi soapie to pursue her acting career in the States.
Of her departure, Mzansi Magic said, "As local entertainment channels, we are very proud of Nomzamo Mbatha’s international project and achievements to date."
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