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Halala! The River’s Sindi Dlathu (Lindiwe) wins Safta best actress award for the 2nd time

While the biggest night for Mzansi’s film and television fraternity was short of the traditional red-carpet moment, it was an unforgettable one nonetheless.

The 15th annual South African Film and Television Awards (Saftas) were held during a virtual ceremony broadcast on SABC 3 and DSTV’s Mzansi Magic on Saturday night.

Sindi Dlathu, who plays ‘Lindiwe Dlamini’ on ‘The River’, was crowned best actress in a telenovela for the second year in a row.

While the late legendary actor Menzi Ngubane was honoured with the best actor in a telenovela, for his role of ‘Judas Ngwenya’ in ‘Isibaya’.

Other big wins on the night include ‘Rhythm City’ which scooped the best TV soap award, while legacy won best telenovela.


In other news – #RIPMjokes: Trompies member Emmanuel Matsane (Mjokes) dies in a car accident

Trompies member Emmanuel Matsane, popularly known as Mjokes, has died.

Emmanuel Matsane (Mjokes)

The talented musician, who was part of the iconic kwaito group known for their hit song Sweety Lavo and a director at the record label Kalawa Jazmee, died in a car accident. His death was announced by Kalawa Jazmee through a statement. Learn More

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