Actress Nelisa Mchunu who played Fikile on ‘Uzalo’ has bid farewell to the show.

Uzalo fans were left reeling on Monday night when they watched the unexpected end to Fikile and Sbu’s love story.

Nelisa said it was an honour to play Fikile and took to her Twitter to confirm that Monday’s episode was her last with Uzalo.

It was revealed that it was because her contract has ended thus she exited the show.


The actress’ social media was flooded with well wishes for her future endeavors.

Former colleagues said they were sure her next chapter would be exciting.

“Farewell my beautiful friend. God’s plan is always better than our plans. To the next chapter,” said fellow actress Mabika.