25/01/2018 09:09 SAST | Updated 25/01/2018 09:54 SAST

Veteran Actor Sandy Mokwena Dies At Age 68

Mokwena was best known for his role of Bra Eddie Khumalo in's soapie "Scandal!"

Sandy Mokwena.
Sandy Mokwena.

Multilingual veteran actor Sandy Mokwena has died at the age of 68, eNCA reported on Monday.

According to reports,'s spokesperson Michael Pocock confirmed Mokwena's passing.

"We can confirm that Sandy Mokwena, who played the character of Bra Eddie on "Scandal!", passed away last night. The cause of death is still being determined and we will advise as soon as we get more information," he said.

For more than a decade, Mokwena was best known for his role of Bra Eddie Khumalo, a respected and award-winning journalist, in's soapie "Scandal!"

A tour de force in the entertainment sector, Mokwena appeared in numerous other television series, including "Generations", "Soul City", "Okavango", "Khululeka", "Going Up", "Yizo Yizo", "Justice for All" and "Zero Tolerance".