The death of legendary actress Mary Twala left South Africans devastated and it will take time for Mzansi to heal. News broke through Somizi on Saturday that Mary Twala had passed on.

The 80 year old actress had been in the industry for so long and had mentored many celebrities in the acting world.

Somizi’s mother was on a wheelchair during Somizi and Mohale’s wedding. This time it was diabetes. A family member disclosed that Mary was in and out of the hospital in the past few months.

Somizi and his siblings were on their way to the hospital when a specialist called them saying Mary’s health was deteriorating.

Unfortunately on arrival they found out that Mary had just passed on. Thirty minutes before that she was so excited that Somizi was on his way to see her.