The curious case of House of Zwide’s Siphesihle Mokoena

The Curious Case of House of Zwide’s Siphesihle Mokoena

An on-screen notice on House of Zwide marking the passing of Siphesihle Mokoena has sparked a speculative frenzy among the show’s fans.

On Monday, 17 June 2024, the popular soapie, House of Zwide, displayed a Rest in Peace (RIP) message indicating the passing of Siphesihle Mokoena. The message, “In Loving Memory of Siphesihle Mokoena,” left many fans wondering who Siphesihle Mokoena was, leading to widespread speculation.

Some fans suggested that she might be Nambitha, one of the soapie’s on-screen characters, while others speculated she could be Sandile’s new girlfriend, another on-screen favorite. More concerning theories included social media profiles of individuals with the name Siphesihle or Mokoena.

Adding to the confusion, a hastily written article on a fake news website circulated, showcasing a random Instagram profile as the Siphesihle Mokoena referenced in the House of Zwide memoriam.

Contrary to these speculations, Siphesihle Mokoena was not an on-screen character. She was one of the many hands and brains behind the show’s production. Mokoena, who has since passed, was an accomplished professional in the TV production space. Over the years, she contributed to major productions such as Family Feud South Africa, This Body Works for Me, Big Brother Titans, Big Brother Mzansi, and Married at First Sight South Africa.

Fans can watch episode 241, which aired on Monday, 17 June 2024, to see the tribute to Mokoena. Her contributions to the industry and the shows she worked on will be remembered fondly by colleagues and audiences alike.

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