South African rapper Riky Rik has taken his own life, as reported by several South African media houses.
The artist’s last tweet at around 03:20 this morning reads: “I’ll return a stronger man. This land is still my home.”
News24 this morning confirmed that Muziwendlovu Makhado (34) has died and that his family is still meeting, and is expected to release a statement in due course.
The family spokesperson Sheikani Makhado confirmed his passing but could not divulge any further details.
“The family is still meeting, and we will release a statement in due course. We ask for your understanding.”