Entertainment commentator Phil Mphela reported that South African actress Busy Lurayi, who starred in Netflix’s How to Ruin Christmas has passed away.
RIP BUSI LURAYI
Entertainment commentator Phil Mphela reported that Busi Lurayi has passed away at the age of 35.
A statement from Busi’s family has been making the rounds on social media. According to the statement, her cause of death us still unknown as they await the autopsy results.
“We are deeply saddened to notify you of the passing of our beloved Busisiwe Lurayi,” read the statement.
The actress passed away on Sunday 10 July at her home.
“Busisiwe passed away suddenly and was pronounced dead at her residence on Sunday 10.07.2022 by medical personnel. The reason for her death is still unknown as we await the results of the autopsy report,” the statement continued.“We humble request that you allow us as the family to come to terms with this tragic news. We thank you for the support that has been given so far and will provide further information as soon as it is made available,” the statement added.
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TRIBUTES POUR IN FOR THE ACTRESS
Tributes have been pouring in for Busi on Twitter. Take a look…
“Thank you so much for sharing your talent with us, you’ll never be forgotten 🤍. Now take a bow Busi Lurayi , may your soul rest in love 🕊🕊,” tweeted @ApheleleJody.
“Busi Lurayi? The star of how to ruin Christmas ? Yoh. I’m in shock. May her soul Rest In Peace. She was a lovely actress,” tweeted @kholofelo_r_.
Busi Lurayi? The star of “how to ruin Christmas” ? Yoh. I’m in shock. May her soul Rest In Peace. She was a lovely actress.— Lemon 🍋 (@kholofelo_r_) July 11, 2022
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