Akhumzi Jezile (Photo: Gallo)
Cape Town - Percy Vilakazi, the spokesperson for the family of deceased TV personality Akhumzi Jezile, spoke to The Juice about how the family is coping following his tragic death.
When asked how the family are dealing with the loss, he says: "We are all really trying hard, amidst all the grief, all we can do is keep trying and moving forward."
Vilakazi says that Jezile's mother arrived in Johannesburg on Monday. She was travelling from the Eastern Cape.
He says that seeing her meet Jezile's friends were "heartbreaking". "We had all been at the house since the tragedy happened, but seeing her meet his friends made it a reality. It was a painful experience."
The memorial and funeral details are still to be communicated.