Hlengiwe Mhlaba. (PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES/GALLO IMAGES).
Gospel star Hlengiwe Mhlaba is now up on
her feet after surviving a car accident in northern KwaZulu Natal last month
while she was travelling to Mpumalanga with her keyboard player for a series of
gigs, her manager, Mxolisi Mhlongo, confirms.
Mxolisi tells Move! that the muso is
already back on stage and even though she’s not fully recovered, she is doing
“She is fine and already performing. She is
still going for check-ups in the hospital because she had internal injuries
that have to be monitored,” he says.
Mxolisi says this accident was another
testimony that God has been good to the star for sparing the lives of those who
And because the multi-award-winning star
has lived to tell the tale, he hints that they might tell it in a song.
“It’s [the accident] been a reminder that
God has been good in her life. She might compose a song about this incident to
thank God,” he reveals.
However, fans will have to wait for that
song until next year, he quickly points out.