Legendary Zimbabwean musician Oliver Mtukudzi has died at the age of 66.
His record label Gallo Records confirmed to Sowetan on Wednesday afternoon.
Head of Marketing Carol Marabe from Gallo Records company confirmed the passing of legendary Mtukudzi.
“We are not ready to give an official statement as we would like to give the family the go ahead before us. We just want to make sure that we respect the family until a spokesperson has been selected.”
A source close to Sowetan revealed that Mtukudzi was hospitalised in December after falling ill