JOHANNESBURG – Skwatta Kamp member “Flabba”, has died.
The rapper, whose real name is Nkululeko Habedi, was murdered in the early hours of yesterday morning, according to eNCA. He was allegedly stabbed to death.
Police spokesperson Katlego Mogale confirmed the killing, telling the news channel that the rapper’s girlfriend is the chief suspect.
The star was 38 years old.
Siyabonga “Slikour” Metane, Habedi’s fellow group member and friend, posted a message to fans: “Good morning fam . . .it is with a heavy heart that i inform you of the saddest news this morning that one of my brothers, Flabba, passed away. May his soul RIP, he will never be forgotten. Gone too soon with so much potential. Will always love him. Life is a precious gift and he lived every breath with a full heart!!! #RIPLenyora #Skwatta4eva (sic)”, he wrote.
Fans and friends and celebrities have taken to social media to send their condolences at #RIPFlabba: DJ Fresh: Rest In Peace
Cassper Nyovest: Saddest morning 🙁 RIP Flabba)
Dineo Ranaka: I wanna call you and wake you up. Crack a joke remind you to polish your gold teeth my guy. I know you’d laugh at that (sic).