Undlovu Wasebhayi was killed by an evil snake, says family
Comedian Undlovu Wasebhayi Wayigeqeza was killed by an evil snake, according to his family. The reasons behind his Ndlovu’s death has shocked his fans. Ndlovu, whose real name is Sinothando Hlulani died in hospital on Saturday after a long illness.
The 12 year old Undlovu Wasebhayi became popular after his song Pokolina and his album Kubo.
The accounts of his death are controversial.
“He fell sick about four months ago. He started to suffer from a kind of epilepsy and his condition became worse at the beginning of this month. He couldn’t walk or talk. When we were changing his bed on Friday we found the snake in his blankets. Ndlovu’s father Siyathemba Nombombo (36) said he chased the snake into the yard and saw it had a shell.
He continued, “This proved the snake had been in our house for some time. I did manage to kill it.” Ndlovu’s father says the snake was about a metre long. As the snake was being attacked, the mother said her son puked a thick, brown and shiny substance and struggled to breathe. ‘We rushed him to Dora Nginza Hospital and he was in ICU,” she continues, “I went back on Saturday and doctors said he was doing well.
‘They said it looked like pneumonia or a lung infection. But we were called at about 6pm and told our son had died.” Nandipha said izangoma and prophets pointed at the snake as the reason behind Undlovu’s death. ‘They said two evil snakes had caused his illness, which was why he couldn’t walk or speak. This was done by jealous people,” she said.
The parents said they did not have enough resources to bury their son as they survived by his disability grant and other piece jobs. ‘We appeal for help from anyone who can help us give our son a decent funeral,” said Nandipha.
The adorable young musician and his parents lived in humble Bayland squatter camp in Port Elizabeth but instantly made his way into Mzansi people’s hearts because of his talent. He had a medical condition that caused him to shake is head as he speaks.