Kabelo Mabalane. (Photo: Getty Images/Gallo Images)
The local celebrity has been very vocal about his battle with the disease and marked a milestone recently.
Taking to his Twitter page on Sunday, the Kwaito musician celebrated 17 years of being sober from drug and alcohol abuse.
In his post he said: "Today 17 years ago I embarked on a journey, and conceded that I can’t, God can,let God. I did it you can do it too. #GraceAbounds #onedayatatime #GodisGood,".