Joe Mafela dies in a car accident

LEGENDARY actor, musician and director Joe ‘Sdumo’ Mafela has passed away.
While the details surrounding his death are still under investigation, national news reports revealed the veteran actor died in a car accident that allegedly happened about 10pm last night on the M1 north between the Oxford and Houghton off ramps in Johannesburg..
Mafela was best known for his role as Sdumo on the SABC 1 sitcom Sgudi Snaysi and was currently playing the role of Tebogo Moroka on the popular soapie, Generations.
He was an actor, comedian, songwriter and film producer with an overflowing bag of achievements.
Last year, he was honoured with a Life Achievers Award for his contribution to South African television and arts in general.

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Wellington Makwakwa
Journalist

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