A jewel shines no more

2019-04-18 14:00
The late Dr Nkomfa Mkabile

The late Dr Nkomfa Mkabile

Multimedia   ·   User Galleries   ·   News in Pictures Send us your pictures  ·  Send us your stories

The family of the late Dr Nkomfa Mkabile will host a family prayer evening at their home in Mbekweni, Paarl at 17:00 today (18 April), following his passing at the Melomed Hospital in Bellville on Wednesday.

Mkabile was loved by many and his sudden death came as a shock. He was the founder of Bethel International Ministries and an award winning gospel artist.

Speaking on behalf of the family, Bishop Manny Niekerk says Mkabile was in hospital for the past week and died after a short illness.

Describing Mkabile, Niekerk says he was a jewel. “He brought light to any environment. If he was in the room everyone will know that he is the room. He was extremely friendly and an anointed man of God. He was not a normal gospel singer he was different, and he will be missed by many. He was a jewel that God gave us,” he says.

After the family prayer details of the memorial services and funeral arrangements will be discussed and communicated.

NEXT ON NEWS24X

Join the conversation!

24.com encourages commentary submitted via MyNews24. Contributions of 200 words or more will be considered for publication.

We reserve editorial discretion to decide what will be published.
Read our comments policy for guidelines on contributions.

Inside News24

 
Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.