Social media users have reacted with great sadness to the passing of actor, Luzuko Nteleko.
His sister, Nomsa Nteleko, confirmed the news. The cause of his death is yet to be announced. He had been battling cancer for at least two years now. He is said to have beaten it at some stage and it returned.
Luzuko’s passing hits hard hey.
He hit me up excited about his new role in Adze’s movie and so grateful at how the crew treated him on set as he was still recovering.
The way he spoke of his sister and how she was there for him made me tear up.
Oh bro 💔 pic.twitter.com/hsCW65dsRM
— Kgopolo 🏳️🌈 (@PhilMphela) June 21, 2021
His passing broke on social media on Monday night.
#RIPLuzukoNteleko is trending on Twitter with people sending their messages of condolences and support to his family and friends.
The 36-year-old has acted in a string of series and dramas such as Isidingo, Ambitions, Keeping Score and Ring of Lies.
How do we even begin Ndlovu 🐘…Dear God 💔 #RIPLuzukoNteleko
— Nomsa Liv Nteleko 🥰🌸😍 ✨👑 (@NNteleko) June 22, 2021
— Thembisa Liyema Nxumalo (@tembisa) June 21, 2021
— Bhuti. t (@Bhuti_T_) June 22, 2021
The last video you shared with me 🤣
— 𝕊𝕠𝕔𝕚𝕒𝕝 𝔸𝕟𝕘𝕖𝕝 (@Social_Angel) June 22, 2021
This is Heartbreaking 💔 waking up to such sad news.
Strength to your Friends and Family 🙏🏾❤️🖤❤️
— #KingBebe 💙👑 (@KingMntungwa) June 22, 2021
— Collin Cele (@CollinCele2) June 22, 2021
Learning of Luzuko's death and I'm in disbelief, one of the sweetest, calm and God fearing guy I've ever met. May his soul rest in peace.
Heaven has gained an angel 🕊🕊 #RIPLuzukoNteleko
— A Girlfriend 💕 (@Funo_Mud) June 22, 2021
— Nthabi Tau (@NthabiTau) June 22, 2021