Unathi Nkayi loses three family members because of Covid-19

Unathi Nkayi loses three family members because of Covid-19

Unathi Nkayi


Unathi Nkayi sent out a robust warning against those that are Covid-19 complacent.

Radio and tv host Unathi Nkayi revealed she has lost three relations to the coronavirus. Taking to Instagram on Monday the Idols SA judge shared the heartbreaking news. She also took the chance to caution those that aren’t complying with the Covid-19 regulations.

Last week Monday, I lost an uncle and an aunt ( brother and sister). My aunt gave up the ghost at 4 pm, my uncle gave up the ghost at 7 pm thanks to Covid-19.

The Kaya FM presenter further explained that while her aunt was buried on Monday, her uncle are going to be laid to rest on Tuesday. She added the relative also lost his battle to Covid-19 on Monday morning. This morning we got a call that we lost another uncle,” she said.

Nkayi also sent a strong message to those that aren’t heeding the risks of Covid-19.

She said: “People of Eastern Cape and Western Cape, keep it up together with your nonsense… you’ll die. Below are a number of the messages of support to the Nkayi’s family, with many urging peeps to require the coronavirus seriously.

“What’s sad is that abantu (people) who get infected in these circumstances is innocent people that were following protocol. I miss my family dearly kodwa (but) the thought of unknowingly infecting my pensioner parents and nieces and nephews is horrifying to me.,” wrote Phindile Moni.

“How people still think this is often not real baffles me…” commented Sivu. It’s bad really we’d like to vary our attitude…I am pitying your loss, “ added DJ Dinonza.