Malawi’s comedian Izeki death confirmed

Malawi’s celebrated comedian John Nyanga popularly known by his stage name Izeki has died— his stage longtime partner Eric Mabedi in Izeki ndi Jakobo two-man skit  has confirmed.

John Nyanga aka Izeki: Dead
John Nyanga aka Izeki: Dead

Izeki has died while receiving treatment at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre.

“It is with great sorrow that I confirm the death of my very good friend, John Nyanga,” said devastated Mabedi.

“Izeko was a great actor, he had a long and distinguished acting  career,” Mabedi said.

Apart from entertaining people through comedy, Nyanga was also a founder of the Ndirande-based Synagogue for Hope where he is popularly known as Prophet Z.

He also was a presenter of Kalibu talk show on Joy Radio.

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TINEYI
TINEYI
6 years ago

Hmmm so sad to hear of his passing, will never forget one of his comics when he was struggling to speak English” you walkoo, am the roundabout, you walkoo yeeeeee am the rhirhirhi, pa clock tower. Just to see dressing yokha ya Izeki pa stage though asanayankhule kalikonse, munthu kuyamba kuseka wekha.. May his Soul Rest In Peace Izeki, we are going to miss u

Mphongozidana Ndau
Mphongozidana Ndau
6 years ago

John, we will miss your comedies so much. You and Erick made us forget our basketful of worries with your comedies. May the Almighty comfort your family and see them through life.

Isaac
Isaac
6 years ago

Rest in Peace, we wont forget your endless talent though u r gone

Nyamwanga
Nyamwanga
6 years ago

May his soul rest in peace

Adzonzi
Adzonzi
6 years ago

Will be greatly missed, you made everyone laugh regardless of age. Rest in God’s blossom

Huawei
Huawei
6 years ago

Rest in Peace.. Fare thee well!!

Yassidu
Yassidu
6 years ago

May his soul rest in peace

Imraan Sadick
6 years ago

Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’oun;

Imraan Sadick
6 years ago

relationships…
Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’oun;

Kalindikake
Kalindikake
6 years ago
Reply to  Imraan Sadick

Izinso ndiye ziti. Izeki did not believe in Boko Haram. Be well in Jesus’ arms Prophet Z

bakalembo
bakalembo
6 years ago

Rest in Eternal Peace John. You made me laugh so many times. Hope this time you will laugh with the Angels

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