Bontle Modiselle used her Instagram account to express her condolences to Bianca Naidoo, the late rapper Riky Rick’s wife.
Rikhado “Riky Rick” Makhado, a rap artist, died on Wednesday. His death came as a shock to both South Africans and his international supporters.
His death was verified by the Makhado family in the early hours of February 23.
Riky ‘Ricky’ Makhado (34) was a son, husband, father, brother, and uncle who sadly passed away in the early hours of today morning (February 23rd) in Johannesburg, according to a statement.
“Known around the world as Riky Rick, he was adored by his family, friends, and the whole entertainment business. He is well-known for his devotion to his family, friends, and community. Riky’s role in nurturing and developing youthful musical talent has been widely documented and will be remembered for a long time.”
His wife, two children, mother, and five siblings survive him.
The Makhado family respectfully requests privacy at this sad time of bereavement. At this time, the family has not designated a spokesperson, and they ask that you keep them in your prayers.
“The family is especially grateful for and appreciates the numerous expressions of love and support that have been received. The funeral and memorial details will be announced at a later date. The Makhado family, with much love and gratitude…”
Bonnie expressed her deep and heartfelt sadness in the aftermath of the rapper’s tragic demise. She expressed her wish for it to be a dream and asked for healing in her heart.
“I’m very sorry for everything, Bianca. I’m heartbroken for your children and family. I’m sorry this is your reality. The prospect of what you’re about to face is too much to stomach. I wish it were otherwise. There are no words that can adequately express my feelings. May our prayers for you be wrapped around you. May your presence be felt more than ever now, God. She said, “Ho bohloko empa holokile.”