It has been confirmed that Rhythm City actor Dumi Masilela died in a hijacking on Wednesday evening.
“It is true. We are not sure of the details at the moment but we understand that he was involved in a hijacking on Wednesday and died‚” Rhythm City publicist Joe Strydom told TshisaLIVE.
When contacted for comment‚ a distraught Simphiwe refused to speak and put down the phone.
A car accident sidelined Dumi’s professional soccer career several years ago. After more than three years of rehabilitation‚ he carved out a career in TV.