- Sonia Mbele has broken her silence following Menzi Ngubane's sudden passing
- The actress was Menzi's on-screen wife when they were still part of the cast of Generations
- Sonia told her fans that she's still battling to come to terms with Menzi's death
Sonia Mbele is the latest Mzansi celeb to react to the passing of legendary actor Menzi Ngubane.
Menzi's fans and peers in the entertainment industry have continued to share their heartfelt tributes and messages of condolences to the family and friends of the late veteran actor since his death on Saturday night.
Sonia, who was Menzi's onscreen wife during their days at the now-defunct Generations, took to Twitter late on Sunday, 14 March to share with her fans that she's still processing Menzi's sudden passing. The actress, who played the character of Ntombi in Generations, wrote:
"I’ve been quiet because I’ve been processing. I’m still battling! Ours was a love story crafted in television land, and you’ll forever remain Ntombi’s soulmate."
Sonia's fans took to her comment section to comfort her since she was close to Ngamla and they had worked for many years together on the soapie. Check out some of the comments below:
"Man! Menzi was passionate in all the roles he played. He'll forever be a legend to me."
"Out of all the women he had performed with, this was his perfect match-up in every way. This was the perfect picture of a family. Ntombi will forever remain the perfect woman for Sibusiso/Ngamla. NB: We have still not forgiven Mfundi Vundla for firing Christie too."
"Reading this gave me goosebumps coz I believed you guys were really dating at one point, sis."
"Yey! This couple made me wanna be in a relationship, even though I didn't fully understand the dynamics of umjolo."
"Lol in my mind I always thought you two would get married in real life. The chemistry on screen was real. May his soul Rest In Peace."
In related news, Briefly.co.za reported that social media users were shook at the sudden death of veteran actor Menzi Ngubane who passed away on Saturday night.
Tributes have poured in for Ngubane as people look back on his amazing career and the iconic roles he played. His family confirmed that he passed away due to a stroke, he will be sorely missed. This is what people on Twitter had to say as they pay their respects to the late actor:
"Rest in peace Menzi Ngubane had a long career as an actor having starred in productions like Generations, How to steal 2 million to name a few. #ripmenzingubani."
"My mom's favourite actor! She loved him on Kwakhala Nyonini as Cijimpi. It was In 1988 when Menzi shot to stardom when he was cast as Cijimpi on SABC 1 drama Kwakhala Nyonini. What a powerful talented unforgettable actor!"
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