RIP | Another Popular Actress Passes Away. Mzansi Still In Shock

By the time we reach our teenage years, most of us will lose an inspiration, or a role model. Some will tragically lose a grandparent, a parent or even a sibling, but in far more common cases, people lose celebrity icons…

It is with sadness to announce that South Africa lost another gifted actress on Sunday 10 July 2022. It seems death is popular and recurring quite often in celebville nowadays. According to a private source, one of the popular actresses named Busi Lurayi is no more. Her cause of death has not yet been determined, but it was confirmed that she passed away suddenly on Sunday. Busisiwe passed away suddenly and was pronounced dead at her residence on Sunday 10.07.2022 by medical personnel.



Busi Lurayi is no new name in the film industry of South Africa. She is a popular actress who is known for her starring role on the SABC1 sitcom City Sesl’a as Phumzile. The actress started out acting when she scooped a role in 2013 during a musical remake of Sarafina. Like any popular actress today, her debut came after she featured as Phumzile on the SABC1 sitcom.

The actress is not only beautiful on the inside, she is also talented in what she does. Over the years, she has graced the TV screens and her fans cannot have enough of her acting. Busi’s death became a shock to friends, colleagues and fans.

It may be unexpected or confusing to feel a sense of loss after someone we’ve never met in real life passes on, but rest assured you’re not alone. There’s no one right way to approach grief. The loss of a role model, whether it be through death or through loss of the connection it is a part of life that forces you as an individual to re-evaluate yourself. Will you crumble and be unrecognizable to yourself? Or will you rise and attempt to be a role model to others?