Former YFM DJ Mulo Hlungwani, known for his vibrant presence on the radio waves, tragically passed away on the 16th of December. News of his death spread across various social media platforms over the weekend, leaving fans and friends in shock.
Mulo, who had been battling cancer, peacefully passed away in his home in Bryanston. The family released a statement confirming his passing and expressing their gratitude for the outpouring of love and support they have received.
“It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of our beloved Nhlamulo on the morning of 16 December 2023. He passed away peacefully at his home in Bryanston after his courageous battle with cancer. We are deeply grateful for the love, support, and prayers that have been pouring in,” the statement read.
Mulo is survived by his wife and son, leaving behind cherished memories and a legacy of joy and entertainment. His journey with cancer began when he experienced excruciating abdominal pain, leading to a series of medical tests.
“It all started with unexplained abdominal pain that was incredibly intense. The doctors initially couldn’t find anything wrong, and I celebrated the news.
“However, as months passed, I began losing a significant amount of weight and my overall health deteriorated. After further tests in October last year, I was diagnosed with cancer,” Mulo shared in a previous statement.
The news of Mulo’s passing serves as a reminder of the importance of early detection and regular medical check-ups. His contributions to the music industry and his vibrant personality will be greatly missed by fans and colleagues alike.