Moyo Dies After Battling With Cancer

He has been battling with Non Hodgkinson cancer. He had stopped singing to give himself rest on the advice of his doctor.

His son Peter had replaced him as the lead singer of the Utakataka Band.Moyo had 13 albums to his credit. Full details will be coming

His grieving widow, Miniehle Mukweli, tearfully confirmed his death last night. Dozens of relatives, friends and fellow musicians thronged the hospital as news of his death spread.


Gospel power couple Charles Charamba, his wife Olivia, and fellow musician First Farai were among the first to arrive at the hospital. Overcome with grief, First Farai slumped in a heap on the hospital car park’s tarmac.

A photograph emerged last night showing Moyo’s body being moved in a hospital trolley from St Anne’s. It was covered by a red blanket.

Moyo’s body will be transported to his home town of Kwekwe Sunday October 16, 2011. Additional reporting by Zimbabwe Mail and New Zimbabwe.Com