Lundi Tyamara's family thanks the public for their support

By Faeza
27 January 2017

Today South Africans woke up to the sad news of Lundi Tyamara's passing and condolences  from his fans have been pouring in on social media.

In a press statement, the family, management team and friends wish to thank South Africans and those in the neighbouring countries for their support, prayers and words of encouragement at this difficult time.

"Lundi put up a gallant fight against his illness, but God's will prevailed. We ask that his fans, supporters and followers join us in celebrating his life. We will always remember him for how he brightened up our days with his God-given talent. Rest in peace Lundi," says Anele Hlazo, his manager and family spokesman.

Lundi passed on peacefully at 12.40am today, 27 January 2017, at Edenvale Hospital where he was being treated for TB of the stomach and a liver condition. He was 38.

Details of Lundi's funeral will be communicated at a later stage.