Remembering Judas Judas�


Popular Botswana Police Itshireletse television programme actor, Inspector Kenneth Baya Nkomo who was popularly known as “Judas Judas”, was a rare talent to hit Botswana’s television screens.

Nkomo was the lead actor in the popular Botswana Police edutainment television drama series, Itshireletse.  He became popular for acting crimes scenes as the perpetrator of crimes or even a conman.  Nkomo did his acting job so diligently that you would never have felt that he was a police officer. “I like playing parts when I am on the wrong side of the law.  They are really difficult to play,” Nkomo once told a local publication, Mahube magazine in an interview. 

One of the most popular episodes was when Nkomo was playing the role of a con  artist who was known as “Judas Judas”.

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