Mbali Kubeka Actress Nolwazi Ngubeni Exits Scandal! After Dramatic Finale
After playing the character Mbali Kubeka for several months, actress Nolwazi Shange Ngubeni has departed from the long-running and popular e.tv soapie, Scandal!.
In the past few months, viewers of the acclaimed soapie have seen the character Mbali Kubeka’s downfall. Currently, she is a fugitive from the law, accused of framing her sister Winnie and trying to kill her ex-husband Jojo when he tried to turn her in to the authorities.
Although Nolwazi Ngubeni’s fans may have hoped for her to continue portraying Mbali Kubeka on Scandal! due to her compelling performance, the actress has confirmed that she will no longer be part of the soapie. Her final appearance on the show was on Wednesday, February 15th.
As she gets ready to move on to the next chapter of her career, Nolwazi Ngubeni expressed her gratitude towards her time on Scandal!, saying she will cherish the memories.
Additionally, she extended her appreciation to the fans of the show for their unwavering support.
“Being on Scandal! has been one of the greatest joys of my career. I truly appreciate the immense support the producers, cast and crew have shown me. I walk away with fond memories as I prepare to take on the next phase of my journey. Thank you to all the viewers for watching and consistently supporting my work. Onwards and upwards,” she said.
Apart from being an actress, Nolwazi Ngubeni is also a casting director and producer. She will be continuing in her role as a casting director for the new season of Mzansi Magic’s telenovela Umkhokha while also acting in an upcoming production, the details of which have not been revealed yet.
During Nolwazi Ngubeni’s final episode, her character Mbali Kubeka makes an attempt on her own mother’s life. However, Mbali’s plan backfires and her mother ends up killing her in self-defence.