Gugu Gumede known as Mamlambo on Uzalo which is on SABC from Mondays to Wednesdays at 20h30. Her role on Uzalo is that of a spiritual church member who also doubles with African traditional spiritual person.
Gugu Gumede is the daughter of Zanele Magwaza Msibi, Deputy Minister of Science and Technology and the president of the National Freedom Party (NFP). Gugu helped her mother deliver the speech during NFP manifesto earlier this year after her mother recovered from stroke that she suffered last year.
Gugu has leadership qualities, something she inherited from her politician mother. Her mother fell ill in 2014 and it was kept a secret up until last year November when the family decided to go public about Zanele Magwaza Msibi suffering a stroke.
Gugu’s role on Uzalo is an interesting one and it reflects reality in African people or tradition. A lot of people are spiritual in nature and they tend not to use their given powers. Find out more about Gugu Gumede on the next article about her in future.