uBaba Ngubane Wiki – uBaba Ngubane Bio
uBaba Ngubane is the father of veteran actor Menzi Ngubane, who dies days after Menz’s death.
A family member, who did not want to be named, confirmed to TshisaLIVE that Menzi’s father, affectionately known as uBaba Ngubane, died on Tuesday.
His age is unclear.
uBaba Ngubane Cause of Death
He was reported to have died on Tuesday, March 16th, 3 days after Menzi’s death.
Details around the death are unknown and the family said they would release a statement in due course.
“The family is devastated, as you can imagine. It was a great shock to all of us and we are still trying to make sense of it. We are still mourning Menzi and coming to terms with the loss when this happened,” the family member said.
Menzi’s mother passed away several years ago.
uBaba Ngubane’s death comes as the family prepares to bury Menzi in his hometown in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal on Saturday.
Close friends and family will attend a closed funeral for the star, with a memorial service for the actor also planned but not yet confirmed.
Menzi Ngubane Death
The former Generations star died on March 13 after suffering a stroke at his home. He was 56 and is survived by his wife Sikelelwa and two daughters.
The family member said Menzi’s wife was still struggling to come to terms with her husband’s death but was trying to “stay strong”.
Menzi was rushed to hospital in 2012 with organ failure and in 2014 underwent a kidney transplant.