Mandoza rivaled MaBrrr and was kwaito real deal

Tributes have continued to pour in for late kwaito musician, Mandoza, who died on Sunday after a battle with brain cancer.

The 38-year-old hit-maker rocked the South Africa kwaito scene with his songs Nkalakatha, Godoba, Sgelekeqe and many more in the early 2000s.

702's John Robbie spoke Danny K who Mandoza collaborted with about the memories they created together.

He said Mandoza's death was unexpected and he was hopeful he would recover and share his talent behind the mic.

Listen to the interview below:

None of us thought he would go so suddenly. He was still undergoing treatment and there was a chance he would pull through it.

Danny K, musician

Music guru, Sean Brokensha, said the kwaito star had a staying power that saw him produce 9 albums throughout his career. He said his passion ushered in a new era of music super stardom in South Africa.

Listen to the interview below:

He was a family man, he was a community man... He was one of the few people to rival Brenda Fassie in terms of popularity.

Sean Brokensha, music guru
Read More
"We Clean It All" wins Datsun GO+ panel van in live lucky draw

"We Clean It All" wins Datsun GO+ panel van in live lucky draw

Christopher Kapanga's small business offers innovative cleaning solutions to clients based in northern Joburg and Pretoria.

Parks Tau sets his sights on 257 municipalities at SALGA

Parks Tau sets his sights on 257 municipalities at SALGA

Tau emphasised the importance of representing the interests of the country's municipalities as SALGA chairperson.

Rhulani Baloyi: November Lead SA Hero and tutor in Alexandra

Rhulani Baloyi: November Lead SA Hero and tutor in Alexandra

Baloyi stands a chance of being named Lead SA Hero of the Year in recognition of his commitment to making a difference.

702 partnership sees podcasts opening conversations about HIV/Aids

702 partnership sees podcasts opening conversations about HIV/Aids

Partnership with not-for-profit The Moth is aimed at raising awareness about stigmas and lack of education around the subject.

Prasa racks up R14 billion in irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure

Prasa racks up R14 billion in irregular, fruitless and wasteful expenditure

Prasa said former CEO, Lucky Montana, must account for the R24 billion being probed over contracts under his watch.

What does the updated Integrated Resource Plan mean for SA's future in energy?

What does the updated Integrated Resource Plan mean for SA's future in energy?

Dr O'Connor caustioned against SA going nuclear and highlighted the reducing cost of renewable energy in recent years.