By Staff Reporter
Veteran actress Nomhle Nkonyeni has died at the age of 77.
Her nephew, Vusi Manapha, confirmed to HeraldLIVE that the much-loved actress died at 4:30am on Wednesday.
Twitter is being flooded with messages of condolence.
Legendary Actress Gogo Nomhle Nkonyeni is no more 🙁 May her soul rest in peace . Condolences to the family and friends#RIPNomhleNkonyeni pic.twitter.com/K7IInq6OH0
— troy|Bafana Bafana🇿🇦🔥 (@NThabisanang) July 10, 2019
Time to say good bye to Mam Nomhle Nkonyeni. Thank you for the laughs at the height of apartheid pain. Heartfelt condolences to family #RiPNomhleNkonyeni pic.twitter.com/Nw7njiFKnk
— Prof Thuli Madonsela (@ThuliMadonsela3) July 10, 2019
Best of the best. Di thespian tsa mannete. A standing ovation for you mama. Rest well. #RIPNomhleNkonyeni pic.twitter.com/mXxHAkgDz6
— Mmabatho Montsho (@MmabathoMontsho) July 10, 2019
I am just mad that iGazi never returned again for Queen mother to be on our screens because i was looking forward to seeing her after uBantu his beloved grandchild lost his memories @FERGUSON_FILMS
The Queen has fallen💔
Rest in Power Mama✊🏽❤️#RIPNomhleNkonyeni pic.twitter.com/KzB6OuzXSb
— 👑ULiyolo-Vuyiswa👑 (@vuiGLAMzee) July 10, 2019