Mandoza Mduduzi Tshabalala has died

South african Kwaito musician Mandoza Mduduzi Tshabalala has died after being ill for some time.

He was just  38.

Mandoza had been suffering from brain cancer and had people praying and wishing him well in his last moments.

The well loved mzansi super star rose to stardom with his career defining song ‘Nkalakatha’ that went on to become a hit in many continents.

The song was released in 2000 when Mandoza was just 22 years old.

Meanwhile, a number of well known sport personalities and musicians have already said their heartfelt message of loss to Mandoza family.

Funeral arrangements will be arranged later.