Drama at gospel star’s funeral

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HE WAS one of the most loved gospel stars in Mzansi. A man who fought for years to make a success of his life and who held on bravely after suffering a horrendous car crash that robbed him of so much.

Despite becoming a quadriplegic, having a lung removed and losing his magical voice, mkhukhu gospel singer Oleseng Shuping showed as much pride as his frail body could muster.

And it’s because he lived with such dignity that people found it so shocking that his recent memorial and funeral services were marred by ugly fighting among family members.

Read about all the drama in the Drum of 29 July 2010