Actress Winnie Ntshaba lays her father to rest

Founder of The Royalty Soapie Awards and actress Winnie Ntshaba has laid her father to rest. He passed on last week just before Winnie’s 5th Royalty Soapie Awards ceremony.

This weekend the House Of Zwide star took to Instagram to share her father’s funeral video. Winnie expressed her gratitude to those who supported her and her family during this difficult time.

ALSO READ: Mayor Bongani Baloyi says early detection and correction of non-compliance is key

“As we laid the King of the Ntshaba castle to rest yesterday, I just want to say thank you to each and every one of you that wished us well as a family during this period. God is good and continues to be good to us… your comforting words, messages of hope were all well received. Singo Ntshaba siyabonga uNkulunkulu anibusise nonke.”

The star opened up about the passing of her father last weekend. She said she was at peace because her parents have reunited. “God, your ways are higher than my ways…this day in 2015 at the 2nd Royalty Soapie Awards with my parents…. Yesterday, the day before the 5th Royalty Soapie Awards ceremony taking place this evening, my dad passed away to go be with the Lord,” she wrote.

Winnie said she was comforted because she saw her father before her birthday and he gave her his blessings. Read More: Inside Winnie Ntshaba’s Birthday

“As sad as I am today, I am at peace though knowing that mom you have reunited with dad. I will celebrate you baba wami. Rest in Peace Ntshaba.”