Oupa Sefako (born on June 9) owner of Ayepyep also known as Dj Sumbody who was an amapiano pioneer, musician and businessman was gunned down in the early hours of Sunday the 20th of November 2022.
Reports say the DJ was on his way to a gig before his annual All White party when unknown people where shooting at his vehicle in Woodmead, Johannesburg, killing him on the spot along with his bodyguard.
Details pertaining to the shooting or motive are still being investigated by the police.
Family and friends such as Rapper Khuli Chana and Cassper Nyovest gathered in Ga-Masemola in Limpopo at the Apel Fouways Cross to bid farewell to Oupa “Dj Sumbody” Sefako on Saturday 26 November.
Julius Malema the EFF leader shared a few words: “Oupa we failed you. Like many others, you are a victim of a mafia state, failed state. Robala mfanaka mara I’m not okay” he said.
Other friends paid special and emotional tributes at Dj Sumbody’s funeral.
It was also reported that Cassper Nyovest performed their hit song MONATE MPOLAYE at his funeral service.