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It’s been three years since the passing of South Africa’s beloved kwaito star, Mandoza.
Mpho Tshabalala, widow to the late Mandoza, launched the Mandoza Foundation at the Charlotte Maxeke hospital in Johannesburg.
Mandoza and Gugu Zulu, both of whom passed away this year, topped the top trending South African celebrities lists.
It's been a very eventful year in the land of local celebs.
Local artists hold their own and Mandoza is remembered at the 2016 MTV Africa Music Awards
Thuli Madonsela, Thembi Seete and Nomzamo Mbatha share a few words in honour of Mandoza.
Mandoza's wife, Mpho, has announced the first artist signed to Nkalakatha Records in memory of her late husband at his funeral.
Controversial SABC employee Hlaudi Motsoeneng hi-jacked Mandoza's funeral and made it all about himself.
Local music producer Gabi Le Roux – who worked with Mandoza for decades – spoke at the Kwaito star’s funeral about how Nkalakatha united the country.
Kwaito legend Mandoza will be laid to rest at the Grace Bible church in Soweto.
The late kwaito legend, Mandoza, real name Mduduzi Tshabalala, is giving cancer patients a ray of hope from beyond the grave.
The vision of the foundation will be to help less fortunate cancer suferers and to encourage early detection testing for people living in townships.
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Mandoza's sons - Tokollo and Karabo - are set to perform their late dad's songs at the Brown Dash Tribute Concert.
When rapper Jay-Z asks, “Can I live?” in his song of the same title, he offers a poignant question about black life.
Kwaito icon: Mandoza was laid to rest on Friday, in Soweto; see the most moving moments from the funeral service here.
Longtime friend of Mandoza - Danny K - has shared a heartfelt tribute to his friend.
Mpho Tshabalala spoke at her husband Mandoza’s funeral on Friday, and remembered the star’s biggest personal moments as well as his career highlights and legacy.
Kwaito star Mandoza’s funeral started on Friday morning and tweets paying tribute to the star are rolling in once more.
Two North West police officers are filmed jamming to late South African kwaito legend, Mandoza, during their morning coffee run.
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