Former Umhlobo Wenene FM DJ Zola Kaso-Majiza has passed away at Life Mercantile Hospital in Port Elizabeth after a short illness, the radio station has confirmed.
She was known as a legend among South African gospel music fans.
Her passing was announced by DJ Pastor on the Ibrakfesi Eyondlayo Ekuseni show this morning.
Tributes have begun pouring in for the late radio personality.
uLala ngoxolo mam Nokuzola Kaso-Majiza ?. honour to have worked with you pic.twitter.com/C2PDv4BZqU— Mluleki Ntsabo® (@ntsabomluleki) October 17, 2019
I remember growing up listening to umakazi Zola kaSomajiza on @UWFM88_106FM her voice was magical, (worse kaloku besasaza ngesiXhosa) so nje... May her soul RIP?— Blaq Diamond™ (@LamaXhosa_) October 17, 2019
Umhlobo Wenene FM DJ Zola Kaso-Majiza has died.https://t.co/aLrEoCLpSz— The Daily Dispatch (@Dispatch_DD) October 17, 2019