South African hip hop star Ricky Rick whose real name is Rikhado Muziwendlovu Makhado, allegedly committed suicide at his estate home in the north of Joburg.
Ricky Rick is reported to have killed himself by hanging. He was 32 years old.
Following the muso’s death, many South Africans expressed regret, with some saying that they had failed to heed the warning signs after Riky Rick posted a video in which he talked about his depression.
Firebrand EFF leader Julius Malema said that people had failed to heed Riky Rick’s warning signs and lamented that it is now too late.
His Last tweet said “I will return a stronger man. This land is still my home.”