The Passing Of Zahara Mourned By A Union
Written by Mduduzi Phungula on 13 December, 2023
By: Xolani Khumalo
Union federation Saftu has joined millions of fans in mourning the passing of the immensely talented Afro-soul superstar Bulelwa Mkutukana, popularly known as Zahara.
Recognized for her musical genius Zahara rose to fame with her 2011 album Loliwe as
showcasing profound talent as a singer and guitarist.
According to the union Zahara’s music transcended borders reflecting the reality, struggles, and hopes of the working class.
Saftu’s Trevor Shaku says Zahara’s music delved into societal issues shedding light on the challenges rooted in the capitalist mode of production.