South African Actor and Producer , Shona Ferguson has passed away at the age of 47.
The 47-year-old died due to Covid-19 related complications at Milpark Hospital on Friday afternoon, Family spokesperson Thato Matuka confirmed
According to Sunday World, Ferguson was admitted to hospital two weeks ago complaining about chest pains. It was later discovered he had heart problems and he underwent a major heart operation.
The family has however deny the claims through a statement that was issued out this afternoon.
“It is with great sadness that we confirm the passing of Mr. Shona Ferguson. He passed away at noon today (Friday, 30 July 2021). Mr. Ferguson’s untimely passing was due to Covid-19 related complications, and not a heart operation as reported in the media. We ask that you give the family time to process this painful loss and respect their space during this time.”
Shona Ferguson was married to actress and producer Connie Ferguson.