Who was Dj Citi Lyts and what was his cause of death? DJ Citi Lyts shot dead in Soweto: One another passing news of a popular figure is drawing the attention of the newspaper. The entire world is mourning the sudden demise of music rapper Sandile Mkhize, widely known as DJ Citi Lyts. As per the report, Mkhize, a younger brother of the late rapper Linda “Prokid” Mkhize, was shot and assassinated in the early hours of Monday morning, (14th February 2022) in Dube, Soweto. His passing news is officially confirmed by cops. Tributes have poured in for musician Sandile “DJ Citi Lyta”. Follow More Update On GetIndiaNews.com
Who was Dj Citi Lyts?
Apart from the police, his death was also confirmed by a close family friend who stated he did not want to be named due to the police probe into the death of Mkhize. The Mkhize family asserted the death of the star in the released statement stating that “Around 12:30 on the morning of 14th February in Dube, Soweto, 4 men ambushed Sandile “Citi Lyts” Mkhize. 3 were armed and 2 opened fire, lethally injuring him.”
The family asked for privacy as they come to terms with his passing. The rapper was with his pals when they were shot at by suspects driving in a silver VW Polo. Mkhize was certified dead by paramedics. Mavela Masondo the spokesperson of Gauteng police asserted a case of murder has been opened.
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Lt-Col Mavela Masondo stated: “Gauteng police have launched a manhunt for suspects after a musician was shot and assassinated in Dube, Soweto, in the early hours of Monday 14th February 2022. Cops were called to a murder scene in Dube at around 02:00 AM and on arrival, they discover a 32-year-old man that was lying on the ground with the injuries of gunshots on the upper part of the body. He was certified dead by medical officials or paramedics.
“It is reported the deceased was on the street with his pals when they were shot at by suspects driving in a silver VW Polo”. Masonodo stated that the motive of his killing was not known yet and they were still looking for the suspects.
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“Cops are appealing to anyone who might have information that can aid the investigation to call the nearest police station or Crime Stop on 08600 10111.”
Mkhize captured the hearts of Mzansi with his hits, including Vura, Malambane, and Washa. He served with many major artists, including Fifi Cooper, Sjava, and Emtee, while at Ambitiouz Entertainment. He left the label many years ago. Vura was nominated for Song of the Year at the year 2016 SA Hip Hop Awards and Best Hit Single at the 16th Annual Metro FM awards in the year 2017. In the year 2018, Mkhize lost his brother, veteran rapper Linda “ProKid”.