Hmetro reports that William Matenga, known for his role as Gweshe Gweshe in the Gringo series, is seriously ill.

Gweshe Gweshe is battling prostate enlargement and is admitted at Chitungwiza Central Hospital.

Gweshe Gweshe said he is in need of financial assistance. He was involved in an accident sometime in February this year.

His wife Esther Matenga said they needed assistance to settle the medical bills.