Actor, playwright and director Mncedisi Shabangu passes on

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By SABC News

South African actor, playwright and theatre director, Mncedisi Shabangu, has died. His family has confirmed that he died on Sunday morning after complaining of chest pains.

Fifty-three-year-old Shabangu was best known for his roles in television programmes ‘Rhythm City’, ‘Home Sweet Home’ and ‘The Lab’.

His brother, Mthokozisi, says the actor died at a local clinic after complaining of feeling unwell.

“He was sick and later we took him to the clinic and he was certified dead after that. It was not a long illness. He just complained about his chest.”