Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere killed in car crash

2015-01-31 13:34

Top Billing presenter Simba Mhere has died in a car accident.

SABC’s SAfm News reported that Mhere was killed in the early hours of this morning.

The accident happened near OR Tambo International Airport, the SABC reported.

Lorraine Maisel, from Mhere’s publicity company, paid tribute to 31-year-old Mhere.

“He was going places. I saw him on Thursday ...  Simba was a gentle, kind and loving person,” Maisel told the broadcaster.

Mhere became presenter of television show Top Billing after winning a presenter search in 2010.

According to his profile on the Top Billing website, Mhere was born in Zimbabwe and moved to Johannesburg as a baby.

He attended Randpark High School and studied at the University of Johannesburg. Some of the reaction to Mhere’s death:

         

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