Neyi Zimu’s memorial and funeral details

Neyi Zimu. (Photo: Neyi Zimu Facebook)
Neyi Zimu. (Photo: Neyi Zimu Facebook)

The All Nations Revival Ministries on behalf of the Zimu family has released the dates and times of memorial services for the late gospel star Neyi Zimu.

Speaking to Move! Neyi’s older brother Silas Zimu said there are plans still being discussed regarding his funeral as the state might take over.

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“We think it will be on Wednesday, 11 December at Alberton but there are still discussion about the state’s involvement which might change everything. I will have full details later today,” he explained.

Currently, the published dates and venues for Neyi’s memorial services will be on Sunday at All Nations Revival Ministries in Centurion and Word of Faith Christian Centre in Sebokeng Zone 13.

They will take place at 9:30 to 13:00 and from 15:00 to 17:00 respectively.

For those who won’t be able to attend either of those have a chance on Monday at Change Bible Church in Katlehong from 12:00 to 15:00.

The funeral is set to take place on Wednesday at House of Treasures in Kibler Park from 9:00 to 12:00.

Move! understands that the family is currently in discussions with the state and the funeral venue might change.

Neyi died on Wednesday night at Busamed Hospital in Modderfontein after a long battle with skin cancer.

READ MORE: Family of Neyi Zimu ask for prayers after skin cancer diagnosis

The Jehova Re Tshepile Wena hitmaker's skin started showing changes earlier this year and he began to appear in public and onstage wearing gloves. The changes soon began to show on his face too, but he continued performing even as his condition worsened.

Neyi service details

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