Steven Charles Kanumba was a Tanzanian actor and director. Kanumba died in 2012 at the age of 28, for which actress Elizabeth Michael was convicted of involuntary manslaughter and sentenced two years in prison in November 2017. Over 30,000 people were estimated to have attended his funeral. He was described as "Tanzania's most popular film star", and appeared in Nollywood films.
|Born:||January 08, 1984, Shinyanga, Tanzania|
|Died:||April 07, 2012, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania|
|Cause of death:||Brain concussion|
|Occupation:||Actor, singer, writer, director, producer, comedian|
|IMDb:||Steven Kanumba's IMDb|
About Steven Kanumba
Tanzanian actor and director who was immensely popular for his film and television work and called the most popular star in Tanzania. He played Ndoa Yangu in the 2012 film, Love & Power, before his death.
Steven Kanumba Before Fame
He got his start acting in church productions and working with the theatre group Kaole Arts Group.
Achievement of Steven Kanumba
An estimated 20,000 to 30,000 people attended his funeral.
Steven Kanumba Family Life
At the time of his death, he was in a relationship with Elizabeth Kimemeta, who was charged with his murder.
Associations of Steven Kanumba
His funeral was attended by Salma Kikwete, the wife of Tanzanian President Jakaya Kikwete.
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