Sibusiso Leope, also known as DJ Sbu and believed to be Mzekezeke is the latest celebrity to be hit by pesky death rumours which have been doing the rounds on social media.
Hoax reports went viral on Wednesday afternoon saying the Mofaya maker died in a New York hospital.
DJ Sbu took to Instagram where he shared the article alongside a prayer rebuking it. Sbu later shared a video letting fans know that he is alive and well. “I am alive. Thank you for your messages of concern guys I appreciate it,” he said.
The entrepreneur added that he was currently busy working on a medical aid campaign. In the video Sbu said he is grateful for all the concerned messages and that he planned to live a long life.
“I am turning 39 years next year and I am still going to live a long life and I’m still going to help a lot of people.”
DJ Sbu also encouraged people to plan for the future by getting medical aid and by making sure their affairs are in order. The radio personality said it is all about leaving a legacy.
Watch the video below:
I AM ALIVE!! Thank you for your messages of concern guys I apprecaite it. I am currently in the middle of a medical aid campaign & this fake news story has got me thinking about wills, funeral/medical cover & legacy etc. Anyone looking to find out more about @sizwemedfund SMS "Sizwe" to 49212 or check out their website www.sizwe.co.za