Cape Town - Family, friends and fans of local rapper Linda "ProKid" Mkhize will pay tribute to the musician at a memorial service on Thursday.
Family of Mkhize confirmed the tragic news of his death on Thursday, releasing an official press statement: "He suffered a severe seizure attack. Paramedics were called in to assist. They did their best to revive him to no avail."
He was 37-years-old.
The artists family revealed the cause of death on Wednesday saying that Mkhize suffered a hemosuccus pancreaticus, which is a rare cause of gastrointestinal bleeding.
The memorial service takes place on Thursday at the Newtown Music Factory from 14:00 to 18:00.
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Slikour announces that a ProKid tribute concert will be taking place on the 26th of August at Zone 5 venue , where all the proceeds from the event will be put into a trust for ProKid and Ayanda's three-year-old daughter. #RIPProKid #Prokidmemorial— DRUM Magazine (@DrumMagazine) August 16, 2018