South Africa woke up to the devastating news of the passing away of David Kekana. The veteran soccer analyst passed away Sunday afternoon form chronic diabetes.
The nation at large has been pouring in condolence messages after the sad news broke out. Celebrities also took the liberty to share some messages. Some like Clement Maosa, who was very close to Kekana, are left shattered by the sad news.
— Clement Maosa (@clementmaosa) August 26, 2019
— Minnie Dlamini Jones (@MinnieDlamini) August 26, 2019
Heartfelt Condolences to the Family and Friends of the late Football Analyst Grootman #DavidKekana
As the Football Family, we are still in shock and mourn his passing – man who loved and Dedicated his life to the game. #RIPDavidKekana 💔💐 pic.twitter.com/nvPfbiSiEV
— IIKHUNE3216 (@IIKHUNE_32_16) August 26, 2019
— Peter Ndoro (@peterndoro) August 26, 2019
A smile that lit up the room!Passionate, loving, generous to a fault…larger than life character. You lived your life to the fullest. Go well bra yaka, robala Letebele!We pray strength for your family during this difficult time #RIPDavidKekana pic.twitter.com/KCJeJLeXY7
— Thabiso TT Tema (@ThabisoTema) August 26, 2019
Learning of your passing is a big shock to me. It's also a monumental loss for us who knew you and work side by side with you. I'll personally be forever indebted to you, Daiza! You know just how much you've done for me. #RIPDavidKekana pic.twitter.com/i66dSuNM1D
— LELO MZACA🎙📻🇮🇹 (@LeloMzaca) August 26, 2019
I'm shocked and saddened to hear of the death of former colleague David Kekana. I worked with David for years on SABC Sport, where he was a wonderful analyst.. He would joke we were twins – both named David, both born on 2 November and both married to white women. #RIPDavidKekana
— David O'Sullivan (@davidosullie) August 26, 2019