His death on Sunday reverberated across South Africa because no one saw it coming, But fate had tragic plans for South African disc jockey and producer Oupa John Sefoka, long famous by his adopted stage name DJ Sumbody.
Yeah, he was a musical somebody until his death.
Although still mourning his death, his family has just released the funeral and memorial details for the musician. According to his family, a memorial service will be held in his honor today, Wednesday, November 23.
The venue for the memorial service has not been given, but the event will be live-streamed on YouTube and Facebook. The dress code for the memorial is all white – which aligns with the singer’s favorite color and the color that would have been used to celebrate the party he was to host before he was gunned down,
His funeral will take place this weekend, Wednesday, November 6, 2022, at Ga-Masemola, Apel Fourways in his hometown Limpopo. The time for the event is 7 a.m.
DJ Sumbody was cut down in a hail of bullets on early Sunday morning and died alongside his bodyguard. While his family has not released details about his death, an aunt said he was a victim of petty jealousy.