Yesterday, South Africans were shocked to hear that former YoTV presenter-turned-SAFTA-winning-actor and producer, Akhumzi Jezile, had died in a car accident along with fellow entertainers, Siyasanga Kobese & Thobani Mseleni after a a head-on collision on the N6 near Queenstown.
The names of the other two people in the car have not yet been released as their families have not been informed of their deaths.
The people in the other car were unharmed and police have confirmed that a case of culpable homicide has been opened.
In the hours since the news broke, fellow celebrities have been sharing memories from their moments with the star shortly before his passing. Take a look:
We came into 2018 together, first time we hung out. Trying to build a friendship since then. Such joy you brought, I’ll cherish this video forever, the only one of u and I. THANK YOU!!! U were such an amazing friend to @bongapercy that I automatically adopted u in my heart. Akhumzi was more than just an amazing media personality, super creative, talented and tv industry practioner/giant. He was a force to be reckoned with. #RIPAkhumzi YOU ARE ALL OUR LOSS!!!