Well-known gospel musician and pastor Neyi Zimu has passed on after a long illness.
Zimu had been battling skin cancer and he passed away on Wednesday night in Busamed Hospital in Modderfontein.
His illness became public after his friends and colleagues called for prayers, with prayer meetings being held in his honour.
He’s well-known for performing with veteran gospel singer Benjamin Dube’s group Spirit of Praise at their concerts.
His albums include Best of Neyi Zimu, Another Level of Worship and The Waiting is Over.