SABC News - Mbulis body arrives in Johannesburg:Monday 20 May 2013

Mbuli's body arrives in Johannesburg

Monday 20 May 2013 16:39


The late Vuyo Mbuli will be buried in Johannesburg

The late Vuyo Mbuli will be buried in Johannesburg(SABC)

The body of renowned SABC radio and television presenter Vuyo Mbuli has been transported back to Johannesburg where his funeral will be held on Friday.

Mbuli collapsed from a suspected heart-attack at the Free State stadium and was treated at the scene before being rushed to the Mediclinic Hospital in Bloemfontein where died on Saturday evening.

He had gone to watch a rugby game between the Cheetahs and the Reds with his son.

This morning, his wife and family went to identify the body at the state mortuary in the city before a hearse took him home. The post-mortem has been completed.

The family spokesperson has requested that the family's privacy be respected as they try to get to terms with the tragedy.  

Millions of South Africans are mourning the death of Mbuli as tributes continue to pour in.

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