Celebs Pay Tribute to Dr Tuku

Dr Oliver ‘Tuku” Mtukudzi

By Lisa Masuku

Legendary music icon Dr Oliver Mtukudzi  touched many souls through his music. Shortly after the sad news of his passing, streams of messages have been  pouring in from all over the world from artists, socialites, government officials and friends who are  saddened by the 66 year old’s death.

The Ministry of Information, Publicity and Broadcasting Services  paid tribute to the legendary jazz musician through issuing a statement and through a tweet which read; ‘ Gvt conveys its heartfelt condolences to the Mtukudzi family on the sad passing on of Oliver “Tuku” Mtukudzi Today at Avenues Clinic. Zimbabwe music is poorer with out our music legend. MHDSRIEP.’
A lot  of  national, regional and international stars and international media have also tweeted about the global icon’s passing.