Linda Mkhize – The nation mourns the passing of ProKid

Hip-hop star Linda Mkhize, better known as ProKid, has died at the age of 37

The family has confirmed in a statement that he suffered a severe seizure while visiting a friend in the Johannesburg CBD on Wednesday night.

He was declared dead on the scene by paramedics just after 8pm.

News of his passing has brought sadness across the country. These are some of the heartbroken responses: