Menzi's new journey

By Drum Digital
15 November 2013

Menzi Ngubane, who scooped the DRUM Darlings Most Loved Actor Award, is training to become a sangoma . . .

IT’S not every day you find a celebrity living right under your nose, so you can’t blame the locals for bragging.

Naturally, word is spreading like wildfire in Lotus Gardens Phase 2, near Atteridgeville outside Pretoria, that award-winning soapie star Menzi Ngubane is in their hood training to become a sangoma.

As you walk around the streets between the RDP houses, you can hear the buzz.

Young and old alike quiz their neighbours about whether they’ve seen Sibusiso Dlomo, Menzi’s character from soapie Generations.

Suddenly living in Lotus Gardens Phase 2 has become fashionable as residents can now boast they’ve attracted an A-list celebrity to what has always been referred to as the “low-life” section.

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