Flabba to be laid to rest in Alex today

Friends, family members & fans will gather at the Alexandra Stadium to bid Nkululeko Habedi farewell today.

Renowned South African rapper and member of rap group Skwatta Kamp Nkululeko "Flabba" Habedi has been killed in Alexandra overnight. Picture: Facebook.

JOHANNESBURG - Rapper Nkululeko 'Flabba' Habedi, who stabbed to death last week, allegedly by his girlfriend, will be laid to rest in Alexandra today.

Habedi died in his bedroom at his Alexandra home in the early hours of Monday morning last week.

His girlfriend, Sindisiwe Manqele, has been charged with his murder.

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Friends, family members and fans will gather at the Alexandra Stadium today to pay their final respects.

Since the news of his killing broke, members of South Africa's music industry have expressed shock at his death, with members of the hip hop community saying they will celebrate the 38-year-old rapper's life and music.

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Manqele is expected back in court for a bail application tomorrow.