- Makgofe Moagi took to Instagram to share the painful news that her grandfather had been laid to rest
- The Skeem Saam actress said that she was grateful for the fact that he had lived for almost 100 years
- Social media users in Mzansi sent Makgofe comforting messages to get her through this difficult time
Makgofe Moagi, who plays Charity Ramabu, in the popular SABC soapie Skeem Saam, has lost her grandfather and is in mourning. Her grandfather was almost 100 years old at the time of his passing.
Makgofe posted the sad news on Instagram, stating that her one and only grandfather had left the earth. Although she has heartbroken by his death, she said that he had lived a long life and is grateful for that. Makgofe said:
“God was generous indeed with you, we had you for close to 100 years. Le phetśe Rakgolo (You have lived grandfather)."
It has indeed been a dark time for many in South Africa, with a number of people losing their loved ones in the current trying times that Mzansi is facing.
Social media users and Makgofe's fans took to the comments section to send her messages of love and condolences. Take a look at some of the reactions below:
"My deepest condolences go out to you Mama. May his soul rest in eternal peace."
"My deepest most sincere condolences to you and your family Makgofe. During this painful period of loss and grief, may his blessed soul rest in eternal peace. May God be with you and comfort your hearts."
"Tsediseha, it's been such a tough time. You are blessed to have experienced him for so long."
In similar news, Briefly.co.za reported that Mzansi actor Nay Maps' grandmother passed away one week after he lost his grandfather. Nay Maps has taken to social media to announce that he has lost his grandmother.
The actor said his granny passed away just a week after his grandfather died. The Queen star took to Instagram on Wednesday, 20 January and penned a heartfelt tribute to his late granny. The clothing designer shared a pic of his grandmother and himself during happy times.
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