Host of television show Please Step and local HIV activist Angie ‘Mam’ Angie’ Diale has died.
The 57-year-old TV presenter’s death on Thursday afternoon through a statement from Mzansi Magic.
Channel director of local entertainment, Shirley Adonis, said they were saddened by Diale’s death.
“Mzansi Magic is saddened by the news of Angie Diale’s (Mam Angie) passing. She appeared on Mzansi Magic’s Please Step In for seven seasons in a social intervention programme which focused on assisting those in our society struggling with family relations and dynamics,” said Adonis.
Diale was a celebrated HIV activist and health and relationship counsellor who shared her knowledge graciously with the public and always encouraged forgiveness.
“The Mzansi Magic team sends heartfelt condolences to her family, friends and fans during this difficult time,” added Adonis.
The cause of death is unknown.