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Deputy Minister Makwetla remembers Jonas Gwangwa – A true people’s celeb Deputy Minister Makwetla remembers Jonas Gwangwa – A true people’s celeb Deputy Minister of Defence Thabang Makwetla said the late trombone player Jonas Gwangwa was a true people’s celebrity and a companion of the less fortunate.Gwangwa has been laid to …

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Jazz musician Jonas Gwangwa to be laid to rest Jazz musician Jonas Gwangwa to be laid to rest Legendary jazz musician and political activist Jonas Gwangwa will be laid to rest on Friday after a special provincial funeral in Johannesburg.Gwagwa died at the age of 83 last week, two weeks after …

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South Africa jazz ‘giant’ Jonas Gwangwa is dead South Africa jazz ‘giant’ Jonas Gwangwa is dead Popular South Africa jazz trombonist and composer, Jonas Gwangwa, whose music powered the anti-apartheid struggle is dead.President Cyril Ramaphosa confirmed his death.Ramaphosa in his tribute to the Oscar nominated 83-year-old artist, described him as “a …

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Jazz musician Jonas Gwangwa has died #RIPJonasGwangwa The South African Jazz industry has lost one of its own. Renowned trombone player, Jonas Gwangwa has died at the age of 83. The legendary musicians is known for hit songs such as Batsumi among others.He was awarded the order of Inkamanga for …

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