Citizen Reporter
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18 Sep 2016
4:36 pm

Celebrities react to Mandoza’s death

Citizen Reporter

Media personalities have taken to social media to commemorate the Kwaito star who died on Sunday afternoon.

JOHANNESBURG, SOUTH AFRICA – SEPTEMBER 10: Mandoza performs during the SABC concert at the Orlando Stadium on September 10, 2016 in Johannesburg, South Africa. The concert organized to thank the SABC for it’s initiative to promote local music, saw a performance from the kwaito star, who was reportedly not well. (Photo by Gallo Images / Sowetan / Mabuti Kali)

Mandoza died at a Johannesburg hospital after succumbing to a brain tumour. The star was revered for his music which was loved by people of all colour and he was considered a pioneer of local kwaito and rap music.

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Celebrities took to Twitter to share their sentiments about the muso.

https://twitter.com/MbalulaFikile/status/777498879449235456

Former City Press editor and ex-mayor of Pretoria also honoured the late star.