Karabo Mokhubela Death – Obituary (Born April 1980 – Died July 26 2020) – Skeem Saam.
South African actor, Karabo Mokhubela known for playing major roles in Skeem Saam movies has died. He passed away at the age of 40. He was a radio presenter and was renowned for playing the role of Jazzy T on SABC1 in a drama Skeem Saam. He was a music producer on the popular educational show and he was also Bontle’s, played by Keamogetswe Leburu, onscreen boyfriend.
Karabo Mokhubela Bio
- Birth Name: Karabo Mokhubela
- Occupation: Radio presenter and actor
- Date of Birth: April 1980 (age 41 years)
- Died: 26 July 2020 (aged 40)
- Place of Birth: South Africa
Nationality: South African
Skeem Saam actor Karabo Mokhubela has died. The entertainer was 40 years old at the time of his unfortunate passing. His death has been confirmed by the Skeem Saam team on Twitter. They expressed sadness over the loss of the talented performer.
The tweet read: “Rest in peace Karabo (JAZZY T) Mokhubela. You will be sorely missed! We keep his loved ones in our prayers.” Karabo’s character in the hit show was of a music producer named ‘Jazzy T’. He first appeared on the show in 2011. His character was the boyfriend of Keamogetswe Leburu on-screen.
Twitter users sent in messages of comfort and condolences. Twitter user shireenhlalele said: “Nooo man! Gone too soon. May his soul rest in peace.”
The hit show Skeem Saam has been rocked by tragedy this year. Image: @skeemsaam8 Source: Original
“What?? Oh no… What’s happening with Skeem Saam actors bathong. RIP Jazzy T.” MercurialSoul22 said:
“Haibo Jazzy T, this is shocking and terrible!” Leeleeyen_Lee said: “Skeem Saam must just slaughter a cow for its actors and actresses, so much talent being lost.” dee__msiza said:
“It’s really sad hey. It started with Charity’s ex-husband (Karren). I’m sure they are tired of writing out characters or recasting.
In similar news, Charles Maja sadly passed away. The entertainment star, who was widely known for his role as Big Boy Mabitsela on SABC 1’s Skeem Saam, is no longer with us.
Skeem Saam publicist, Sumaya Mogola, said that Charles had unfortunately suffered a stroke that took his life. Skeem Saam team posted on social media confirming Charles’ passing.
“Unfortunately it is true. He passed away this morning in Limpopo. He suffered a stroke. His daughter confirmed the news to us. The family is devastated.” Charles left huge shoes to fill not only in the Skeem Saam family but in the SA entertainment industry as a whole.
Seeing the tributes that poured in since the heart-breaking announcement was made, it is clear to see what an undeniable impact Charles had on so many people’s lives. From celebs to fans, they have all paid their respects, honouring Charles’ memory.
Karabo Mokhubela Career
Karabo Mokhubela was the radio presenter for Christian Community Radio Station based in Pretoria called Impact Radio.