Gamelihle Mbuyane to sing for Mandela during live stream on Friday

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Gamelihle Mbuyane to sing for Mandela during live stream on Friday
SONGBIRD: Asinavalo hitmaker Gamelihle Mbuyane will honour his 67 minutes for Mandela day in an online showcase to be broadcast of social media channels this week. PICTURE BY 013NEWS/ZK

He says the virtual show will mourn the late Zindzi Mandela and Andrew Mlangeni, then honour Tata as part of his 67 minutes contribution for Mandela Month.


ANC songster Gamelihle Mbuyane will this coming Friday be live streaming, singing for Nelson Mandela as well as mourning Tata’s daughter Zindzi and fallen liberation war hero Andrew Mlangeni.

He said the virtual show will occur on 31 July 2020 and posters will soon be up on social media.

Mbuyane said it will be broadcast on various Facebook pages and Youtube channels as he goes online giving his 67 minutes for Mandela and mourning Zindzi and Mlangeni. 

Mlangeni, an ANC veteran who was sentenced and served prison time with Mandela, died Tuesday 21 July 2020 aged 95. He will be laid to rest Wednesday 29 July 2020 at the Roodepoort Cemetery in western Johannesburg.

Mlangeni died 8 days after the death of Mandela’s daughter Zindzi. She was serving as ambassador to Denmark at the time of her death. Zindzi was buried next to her mother Winnie Madikizela-Mandela in Fourways, north of Johannesburg Friday 17 July 2020.

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“We will be mourning the passing away of Andrew Mlangeni and Zindzi Mandela,” he said Sunday when he spoke to the 013NEWS reporter.

“And at the same time we are celebrating the life of Nelson Mandela, the 67 minutes,” he said.

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“I will be singing, all the way. We are still deciding on the exact time and we will announce on the posters,” he said Sunday 26 July 2020.

It will be showed on various Facebook pages and Youtube, he added.

(edited by ZK)

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