By Staff Reporter
Malawian female rapper/singer, Florida Chinyumba, better known by her stage name ‘Flo Dee’, has died.
Reports reaching our desk indicate that the rapper died on Thursday afternoon in Mangochi after a short illness. One of Flo Dee’s close friends told this Reporter that her friend had cerebral malaria
“Family we are saddened to announce the death of our beloved artist Florida Chinyumba AKA Flo Dee (The owner of the page) after suffering a short illness in Mangochi.
May her beautiful soul rest in peace”- reads a statement by one of the administrators of Flo Dee’s Facebook page.
Flo Dee came in the lime light in June 2014 after collaborating with R ‘n’ B star Bucci in her debut hit song “Veke Mphete”
She then came back in 2016 with Kanamwali and Mafumu before disappearing from the music scene.
Meanwhile tributes are pouring in for the fallen rapper whose burial program is expected to be announced later.