On the 27th of August 2022, Ntokozo TK Dlamini, who plays Mastermind on Uzalo, made headlines as the news that he was dead went viral. Tounges were wagging on social media that TK Dlamini had departed from life, and condolences messages were flooding social media. Here is a look at TK Dlamini’s cause of death and the conspiracy surrounding his death.
The truth about TK Dlamini’s cause of death
Although there is no official report about Tk Dlamini’s cause of death, some rumours claim that he lost his life in a severe car accident that occurred on the 20th of August.
The celebrated Uzalo actor was reportedly involved in a car accident and died on the spot. Unconfirmed reports also revealed that he was drunk and driving resulting in him being involved in a fatal accident. However, his loyal fans poured cold water on the clams that TK was dead.
TK Dlamini is still alive and living his best life with family and friends.
When the rumours about his death were circulating on social media TK Dlamini gave a deaf is to them, and he threw an expensive birthday bash for his daughter Namisa. TK shared the best memories captured of the event on his Instagram, proving that he is not dead but alive.
Career background of TK Dlamini
Ntokozo Dlamini was born on the 8th day of January, 1991 in Pietermaritzburg, Kwa- Zulu Natal, South Africa. He was thrust into the limelight when featured on the SABC1 hit soapie Uzalo. On Uzalo, he played the villain character of Mastermind, a go-getter man who would do anything to put food on the table. Mastermind was the brains behind all the heists in KwaMashu, and his evil sees him in jail.
However, other sources have it that Mastermind was sent to jail on Uzalo after he resigned from his role to pursue other opportunities in the entertainment industry. His departure from Uzalo left its viewers heartbroken as they had grown fond of his character. Uzalo viewers wanted the lousy boy back, and Mastermind returned to the show as a police officer. Moreover, his character did not last long on the show, and he kissed goodbye to Uzalo and joined DiepCity.
TK Dlamini on Diep City
He joined DiepCity as Bafana, a wealthy young man born into an influential family. He became friends with Nox criminal mechanic teenager who come from a poverty-stricken home. Nox and Bafana instantly became friends with benefits, and their friendship was ruined when Bafana fell in love with Nox’s best friend, Lerato.
The character of Bafana is filled with drama and thrills, and Mzansi love to hate him. Bafana chose to be with Lerato and blue ticking his long-time friend Nox. However, Bafana is later betrayed when Nox and Lerato plan a bloody heist against Bfana’s family. The girls robbed Bafana’s family company and shot his father. Bafana later discovers that Nox and Lerato played him, and he hunts the girls down for his sweet revenge.