Veteran actress Nomhle Nkonyeni has died, according to HeraldLIVE who confirmed the news via Nkonyeni’s nephew, Vusi Manapha.
She was 77 years old. The actress was recently recognised for her work by president Cyril Ramaphosa with the National Order Of Ikhamanga last month, and Aggrey Road in New Brighton, where she grew up, was renamed in her honour.
She acted in shows such as; Mzansi, Tsha Tsha and the 2007 mini-series Society.
Condolences have poured in for the actress on her Facebook page with many thanking her for her contribution to the performing arts industry.