Veteran television actress, whose career spans over three decades, Rhoda Mtembe aka Mai Sorobhi is appealing for assistance after she suffered a stroke early this year.

She might be in pain but the humor that kept people glued on the screen still stands as she hopes that one day she will be back on the small screen.

The ZBC News crew spoke to the 76-year-old Mtembe, she is now partially handicapped and can hardly walk.

Her wish is to get physiotherapy assistance so that she regains her movement abilities and maybe her dream to revive her acting career.

Mai Sorobhi was wife to the late Phillip Mushangwe in the drama; Paraffin where Mushangwe played the role of Paraffin.