By Angie Nkuna
Giyani- Xitsonga’s best vocalist, Khombo Shirimani will be laid to rest this Saturday. The funeral service will be held at Apostolic Faith Mission Church, Sweet Waters Assembly, Molefe Makinta Road, Eersterus, Pretoria in Gauteng from 7am.
Khombo died on Monday after she was admitted in hospital last week.
Meanwhile, Ndhavuko Makomba-Ndlela organisation which its mission’s and objectives is to support, assist, develop and improve the quality of Vatsonga speaking culture, language and tradition has since when Khombo Shirimani died called upon the Minister of Arts and Culture, Nathi Mthethwa’s acknowledgement.
According to the Organization’s post on Twitter, it reads, that (@_Ndhavuko) Vatsonga are in mourning period, we lost one of our best vocal singer Khombo Shirimani, can she get an acknowledgement from the ministry of arts and culture.
Our efforts to get hold of the minister’s office were fruitless.
Mughana Lonene FM will tomorrow broadcast the special memorial service program from 14:00 to 15:00.