Flabba of Skwatta Kamp Fame Dies from Stab Wounds

Flabba (38) of Skwatta Kamp fame has died (March 9, 2015) from stab wounds, he was stabbed to death allegedly by his girlfriend in the early hours of Monday morning of March 9, 2015 at his home in Alexandra, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa. Google+

Flabba“At this stage we can confirm that a well known musician was allegedly stabbed to death,” police spokeswoman Lt-Col Katlego Mogale was quoted by Times Live.

“His girlfriend is in custody and she is expected to appear in court soon,” Lt-Col Katlego Mogale said.

His younger brother reportedly told eNews Channel Africa (eNCA) that he watched him die; he was woken up by the noise at about 2am on Monday morning and witnessed his brother’s death after Flabba was allegedly stabbed by his girlfriend during a “lover’s quarrel”.

Former Skwatta Kamp band-mate, Slikour (Siyabonga Metane), speaking with Jacaranda said “The last time I had a long chat with him was two weeks ago and he told me they broke up.”

He [Slikour] also spoke to eNCA saying “I just got a call from his family. I will be on my way to his family’s home.”

“I don’t think I am in a shape to talk about it, all I know, whatever happened, is that I have lost a friend. “Whatever the story is, he is not coming back,” Slikour was quoted saying.

His [Flabba] girlfriend is in custody and she is expected to appear in court soon,” the City Press reported.

Flabba was born Nkululeko Habedi on October 17, 1977 and rose to fame as a member of the Alexandra Hip Hop band Skwatta Kamp most famous members include Slikour and Sugasmaxx (Lebogang Mothibe).

His solo track titled “Isbhamu Somdoko”, from his debut solo album titled Nkuli vs Flabba, is arguably one his most successful recordings if not the most.

After a long absence Flabba returned with “Do Like I Do” by Dj Slique and his most recent recording was a single “Nay’Inkinga” featuring JR which was released in December 2014.

Flabba was last seen by his friends and other celebrities, who did not want to be named, at JR’s birthday celebration at The Sands in Sandton.

It has been reported that Flabba is survived by his mother and two children, at the time of his death he was 38 years old.


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