Former Idols contestant Sneziey is mourning the death of her grandma

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Former Idol's contestant Sneziey recently lost her grandmother.
Former Idol's contestant Sneziey recently lost her grandmother.

Former Idol's contestant Sneziey is in mourning after losing her grandmother on Tuesday, 12 January. Without revealing the cause of death, Sneziey, real name Sinehlanhla Msomi, took to social media to share the news of her grandmother's death.

“Kodwa Sthandwa Sami wangshiya ???????????? ”impela unguJehova othembekile” I’ll hold on to those words from our last prayer together?? I love you forever and always nhliziyo yami??," she wrote.

See her post here:

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The gospel singer and her grandmother, Mam’ Msomi as she called her, were close and one of Sneziey's goals has been making her grandma proud.

Speaking to Drum recently about her debut album, Sneziey said: “Ugogo [grandma]is excited and she thanks the Lord for everything.”

See her post here:

She's not the only celebrity in mourning. Pearl Modiadie and Uzalo actor Cebolenkosi Mthembu have also lost loved ones recently.

Pearl shared recently that her aunt died of a broken heart as she could not live without her husband who recently died as well.

Meanwhile Cebolenkosi opened up about not being able to bury his father who died due to Covid-19, as he was in isolation after he also tested positive for coronavirus.

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