Biography of Menzi Ngubane: Age, Wife, Awards, Net Worth & Death

Menzi Ngubane: Biography of Menzi Ngubane, Age, Wife, Awards, Net Worth & Death

Menzi Ngubane (4 September 1964 – 13 March 2021) was a South African actor popularly known for his role as Detective Nkonzo Mazibuko on the Ashes to Ashes.

He appeared in a number of South African films, including How to Steal 2 Million, alongside John Kani, Terry Pheto and Rapulana Seiphemo.

Full Name Menzi Ngubane
Date of Birth 4 September 1964 (56 years old)
Gender Male
Spouse Sikelelo Sishuba
Occupation Actor
Nationality South African
Net Worth $1 million

Menzi Ngubane Age

He was born on the 4th of September 1964 in Ladysmith, KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. He died at the age of 56 years old.

Menzi Ngubane Wife

He was married to Sikelelo Sishuba. They had two children together.

Movies and Television

  1. Ashes to Ashes season 1 and season 2 as Detective Nkonzo Mazibuko.
  2. Gaz’lam season 1 as Jerome
  3. Generations season 1 as Sibusiso Dlomo-Ngamla
  4. Gold Diggers season 1 as Israel
  5. Isibaya season 4 and 5 as Judas
  6. Soul City season 6 as Zola Dube
  7. Yizo Yizo season 2 as Elliot


In 2008 he won the Star of Mzansi award and the R1-million prize.

Net Worth

Menzi Ngubane had an estimated net worth of $1 million. He earned the money being a professional TV Actor.


Before his death, Menzi Ngubane, who played Sibusiso Dlomo on SABC1’s Generations, was believed to have a take-home salary of about R100 000.

Menzi Ngubane Death

Ngubane suffered a stroke and died on the morning of Saturday, 13th March 2021 according to his family. He is survived by his wife Sikelelwa and two daughters.


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