GOMORA actor Siyabonga Zubane, popularly known for his role in the telenovela as Sdumo, has died. It was confirmed that the 23-year-old died on Saturday, 07 May 2022.
The young actor was only 23 and was known for his role as the shady character Sdumo on the hit show Gomora.
Siyabonga Zubane Cause Of Death
Gomora actor Sdumo “Siyabonga Zubane’s passes away after committing suicide.
Sdumo sold his soul to the car kidnapping syndicate, the famous and feared gangster in the town of Alexandra.
In real life, actor and performance artist Siyabonga Zubane (23) is humble and it’s all about working hard and doing what she loves to earn a living.
Siyabonga’s first TV role was in the Mzansi Magic drama Isibaya, which was later shelved.
“Isibaya introduced me in 2017, where I played the role of Bhungezi. It was a one-day role, but I did it from experience,” he told Drum.
He plays car hijacker and criminal Sdumo in the Mzansi Magic TV series Gomora, a man who will do anything for a quick buck.
According to the mother of his firstborn child, known only as Kgothatso, she arrived in Soweto to find that Siyabonga had passed away.
“Yes it is true, Siya is no longer with us,” she tells Drum.
“He passed away this morning. The people he lives with say they found him in bed. I can’t give many details as yet but the father of my child is no more.”
Siyabonga’s aunt Nomvula says his housemates found him in bed and took him to the hospital after contacting his family.
“We don’t really know if it was suicide, but there are no signs. We are still waiting for the postmortem. He was found in bed nonresponsive,” she says.