RIP: Ukhozi FM drama actor DJ Mgcino Shezi has died

RIP: Ukhozi FM drama actor DJ Mgcino Shezi has died


Ukhozi FM radio drama actor and radio DJ Mgcino Shezi has died. Mgcino worked for several community radio stations including Imbokodo FM.

He was a DJ at the Umlazi-based community station, Intokozo FM when he met his death on Thursday, 22 April.

Intokozo FM station manager Mxolisi Ntanzi said that Mgcino died after a brief illness.

“He was ill for a brief time. We didn’t expect that he wasn’t getting to recover because we believed that his illness wasn’t serious. We are still shocked,” said Ntanzi.

He said Mgcino was a hardworking and dedicated DJ who loved tradition as he was hosting a standard music show on Sundays.

“He loved his job and he loved radio. He acted on different radio dramas that were aired on Ukhozi FM including radionovela Kusa Kusa and he was very talented. we’ve lost an excellent talent,” said Ntanzi.

He said the station will communicate with the family about the funeral arrangements.