Zahara's family break their silence about her passing

12 December 2023 - 13:03
By Joy Mphande
Zahara's family speak up after the singer's passing.
Image: Instagram/ Zahara Zahara's family speak up after the singer's passing.

Zahara's family have broken their silence on the singer's death. 

In an official statement shared on the singer's official pages, the family confirmed Zahara, real name Bulelwa Mkutukana, died on Monday evening surrounded by family and loved ones.

It did not disclose the cause of her death. Zimoja, quoting sources, said the singer was allegedly in intensive care and in need of a liver transplant

“She was a pure light, and an even purer heart, in this world. A beacon of hope, a gift and a blessing to us and countless people around the world. A legendary figure in the world of music, Zahara remarkably touched millions of people’s lives with her extraordinary gift and passion for music. She leaves behind an indelible mark on the music industry and a legacy that will forever resonate in our hearts and souls,” read the statement

“A life so beautifully lived deserves to be beautifully remembered. May we remember Zahara not with sorrow, but with stories of healing, joy, kindness and inspiration she brought to us through her life and her music. May she rest in eternal peace, and may her melodies continue to echo in our hearts forever.”