Veteran comedian Lazarus “Gringo” Boora has died after struggling with stomach and renal complaints.
He was 47.
Gringo who was admitted at Westview Hospital in Zimre Park died this morning.
A close family member confirmed to The Herald.
For years, Lazarus ‘Gringo’ Boora entertained multitudes of ZBC viewers through his hilarious performances on the small screen, but since October last year the veteran comedian has not been well.
Gringo was getting free treatment at a private facility in Harare courtesy of the Medical and Dental Private Practitioners of Zimbabwe Association.
On Saturday, the Deputy Minister of Youth, Sport, Arts and Recreation Honourable Tino Machakaire paid him a visit.
More to follow.