Zimbabwe social media has been set ablaze with “saddening message” that Zimbabwe’s popular Zimdancehall artist Wallace Chirimuko aka Winky D has died in road accident.

The message notes that Winky D was involved in a fatal head on collusion with a haulage truck this evening at around 19:00HRS,12kilometres near Gwanda.

According to a message circulating on WhatsApp, Winky D’S Manager Jonathan Banda is reported to have confirmed the accident.

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Social Media users have condemned the crafting of such fake news as this will bring grief and shock among family and fans of the renowned artists.

One user who analyzed the message said it was an edited message since the spelling Reply is typed Replay a spelling error which is not associated with credible news sources.

Zwnews can however reveal that Winky D is in the United Kingdom where he has been attending the Impala SAMA Festival 2019 with others, Jah Prayzah, Tocky Vibes, Baba Harare and Jah Signal.