Lerato Sengadi Breaks Her Silence On DJ 1D's Passing

DJ Fresh has also reacted to the death of the pioneering DJ

By  | Jan 14, 2021, 03:19 PM  | Lerato Sengadi  | Drama

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PR guru  Lerato Sengadi, is heartbroken following the passing of SA DJ and Loxion Kulca co-founder Wandi "DJ 1D" Nzimande.

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Kaya FM, a Johannesburg-based radio station, where he worked as a resident DJ confirmed the news of his passing in a statement on social media.

“Wandi was a friend and brother to so many staff members. We will miss his genuine interactions with people in the building and the work ethic he brought into every mix. It has been a real honor working with a cultural icon like him,”
said Ncebakazi Manzi,  Kaya FM’s Acting Programming Manager.

Ever since news of his passing went viral on social media celebs have been paying tribute to the legendary DJ and messages of condolences are pouring in to his family. In a post on her Instagram account, Lerato said they had a plan in the pipeline for this year.

Lerato shared a picture of his late husband HHP with the DJ and said they reunited in heaven. "But Wandi we literally just spoke! We had a whole 2021 plan. Why am I constantly on the receiving end of such heartache? I will miss you and our long chats and ur warm hugs and ur infectious smile. You were more than a pioneer, you were my friend and brother. You & Motho are now reunited. My heart & spirit are tired," she wrote.

DJ Fresh also reacted to the news of the DJ's passing. The DJ posted a blank image on his Instagram profile and took to his Instagram stories to share pictures of the media mogul.

This has been a tough week in the local entertainment industry in SA as several stars left the room. This week actress  Lockdown Lindiwe Dube passed on. The TV star passed on at her home on Monday morning. Her family confirmed her passing through a statement. "It is with heavy hearts and unimaginable sadness that we bring you the news of Lindiwe Thembeka Ndlovu passing in her home this morning 11th January,” reads the statement.

Her family has described her as an unsung incredible actress who lived a huge space in the creative world of acting.

“Her bright, large burning light has gone out and we are devastated to bring you this sad news. To us Lindiwe was family but to many, she was so much more,” said her family.

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