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Simphiwe Ngema: Dumi was perfect

Eyewitness News logo Eyewitness News 2017-08-10 Hitekani Magwedze
Dumi Masilela's wife Simphiwe Ngema singing at her husband's memorial in Johannesburg. © Hitekani Magwedze/EWN. Dumi Masilela's wife Simphiwe Ngema singing at her husband's memorial in Johannesburg.

JOHANNESBURG - Late actor Dumi Masilela's widow Simphiwe Ngema has described her husband as perfect. 

The couple's two-month-old marriage was cut short when Masilela was killed during an attempted hijacking in Tembisa last week.


Related: Simphiwe sings at Dumi's memorial

Mourners gathered at the Hope Restoration Church in Kempton Park yesterday for the Rhythm City actor's memorial.

Ngema says her husband's death has been immensely painful and that he was the only person who understood her.

“Dumi was perfect, he was one of the perfect people who never worried about anything.”

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JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA – AUGUST 01: Actress and media personality artist Mary Makgatho during an interview on August 01, 2014 in Johannesburg, South Africa. People we lost in 2017

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