Long-time actor, Miltone Chipipa, has passed away. He played a major role in “Red Bag”. Some of his fans described him as “a great actor” who will be missed.
According to major Zambian news outlets-tumfweko and Mwebantu-the cause of his death were not known at the time of this report.
Meanwhile, some of his fans and admirers have taken to social media to pay tributes to the great actor.
Saxon Lukopesha said, “Aad indeed, we have lost a good actor. My deepest condolences to the Chipipa family, may the Almighty God give them hope and strength during this trying moment.”
“Very sad development, he was one of the best and prominent actors we had. He’ll be missed by all. Rip dear Brother,” Patrick Kateule
“So sad… My heartfelt condolences to the family and friends of the deceased…His character in Red Bag was excellent.”-Richard Lungu
“Nivi life chabe ivi!I loved his career so much that he even died several times in movies,now he has died for real.my condolences to the family.”-Akapelwa Kangule
“Really sad, Rest in peace brother, we worked together at Chilenje clinic with Bikkilo that was the beginning of your acting career.”-Gladys Soneni Jere
“Heartfelt condolences to the believed family….it has become so difficult to encourage young ones to pursue acting/music as a career death rate is high amongst artists.. God help us.”-Divine Humphrey Chileshe
“Very sad, i remember working with him together on Muvi Tv survivor and Banja production, humble, excellent actor and down to earth person what a loss to the entertainment industry MHSRIP”-Bwalya Chibu Joseph.