Veteran Tanzanian Actress Salome Nongwe aka Mama Abdul, was on Monday laid to rest after a Requiem mass at Mburahati Catholic Church.
Veteran Tanzanian Actress Laid to Rest
Rest In Peace
The local media in Tanzania, reported that the late Mama Abdul was buried at Chang’ombe, in Dar es Salaam.
The burial ceremony was graced by top actors in the Bongo Movie industry among them; Steve Nyerere, Joti, Monalisa, Cathy, Dokii, Mc Pilipili among others.
Mama Abdul passed on, Last Friday after a short illness. The news of her death were shared by online by a number of actors among them Joti Official.
RIP Mama Abdul
“R.I.P Mama Abdull.... Mimi mwanao Sina cha kuongea zaidi ya kukuombea upate mwanga wa milele, Pumzika kwa amani mama..@bernabeu_madrid @mpokicomedyofficial@mkandamizaji @mwantumu_series@missmandoza” shared Joti.
Her death comes months after another veteran actor, Amri Athuman aka Mzee Majuto died. Majuto died in September last year at Muhimbili Hospital while undergoing treatment.
Tanzanian President John Pombe Magufuli led his people in mourning the celebrated actor who had battled with diseases for a long time.
President Magufuli described Mzee Majuto as an actor who paved way for the Film Industry in Tanzania.
“King Majuto alikuwa Kielelelezo cha safari ndefu ya sanna kwa nchi yetu, kwa Muda woteamedhihirisha Kipaji, ujuzi, na uwezo wa hali ya juu katyika uigizaji na uchekeshaji na hivyo kuwa kipenzi cha Watanzania na wasanii Wenzake, Hatutasahau uchesi Wake, upendo na uzalendo kwa nchi yake wakati wa uhai wake” said Magufuli.
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