Tributes poured in from local celebs who showed their sorrow at the loss of legendary Zimbabwean musician, Oliver Mtukudzi. The legend passed away at 66 and had an amazing 58 albums released in his lifetime.
66-year-old Oliver Mtukudzi passed away after battling an unknown illness for a month. He was considered a legendary musician, and his death is a tragic loss.
Africans mourn along with Zimbabwe after Oliver passed away in the ICE at Avenues Clinic in Harare.
Briefly.co.za reported that Zimbabwean publication, Masvingo Mirror, broke the news.
South African celebs like Blaklez, Oskido, Zahara and Maps Maponyane all took to social media to mourn Oliver.
Even politicians (and former president, Jacob Zuma) had to pay their own tributes on social media:
Meanwhile, South Africans were supremely proud when local TV series, Isidingo, honoured the fallen legend by incorporating the news of his passing into their show on the 23rd. The show is admired for staying involved with the latest news.
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