After having lost one of the country’s entertainment indursty’s big shots a few weeks ago in Oupa Sefako who was famously known as Dj Sumbody, South African entertainment industey recently suffered yet another loss and the news about the passing of Mandla Mampinysha Maphumulo who suffered stroke and died a few hours after he was admitted at a hospital, his fans took to social media as they expressed that they are deeply saddened by the passing of their icon and entertainer.
It seems as if the South African music industry is going through the tough times since news has emerged suggesting that yet another musician and entertainer has been admitted after he reportedly suffered stroke as well, his record company has released a statement announcing that he has been hospitalised as they seek medical attention.
According to a statement released by Derrango Music and Entertainment, Thokozan Sphamandla Ndlovu who is popularly known as Elvovo Derrango has suffered minor stroke and was rushed to the hospital on Friday the 23rd of December 2022.
“This is a public notice to Media, Evens Promoters, fans and all relevant stakeholders by Derrango Record on behalf of multi-award winning artist by the name of Thokozan Sphamandla Ndlovu also known as ‘Lvovo Derrango’. Lvovo Derrango has susffered a minor stroke during his performance at Indwendwe on the 23rd December 2022. He is admitted at the hospital for medical atte tion and he is responding well,” the statement reads.
Fans have taken to social media to wish Ndlovu a speedy recovery and they have expressed different emotions as some of them suggest that this is because of the Covid-19 vaccine, they believe it is the reason behind the stroke which is seemingly attacking the artists recently, some are just praying that he recovers and get back to on his feet to keep doing what he does best.