August 31, 2016 by Staff Reporter
By Staff Reporter
Death has been announced of Malawi’s celebrated actor Jacobs Mwase popularly known as Zachariah in the theatre circles.
According to local online news media, Mwase died on Wednesday morning at Thyolo district Hospital after a long illness.
Late Mwase was popular in comedies which he started with Ada Mhone (late Twaliki Wisiki)
and then went on to star with Frank Yalu as Zachariah and Nginde.
He also starred for Sewero la Sabata Ino on state owned Malawi Broadcasting Cooperation (MBC) and used the Yao accent as his style although he hailed from Likoma Island.
…More details to come.