Rhythm City actor Dumi Masilela shot and killed in hijacking
It has been confirmed that Rhythm City actor Dumi Masilela, 29, has passed on. He is said to have died on Wednesday night after an attempted hijacking that happened in Tembisa.
Details are that while with a friend, sitting in the car, Dumi and his friend are said to have been approached by a Jeep. When they tried to flee, is when the Jeep occupants opened fire on their car, a Golf 7.
Dumi is said to have been shot on his upper body, and he was rushed to the hospital, where he died.
Dumi just married his wife Simphiwe Ngema, just a few months ago, in a beautiful ceremony. He was on Rhythm City, playing the role of Sfiso Ngema.
This is absolutely terrible news, and our hearts go to his wife , family, colleagues and friends. It’s terrible when a life gets taken so young, especially for a young man who had so much going for him, so much to look forward to.