Celebrated South Sudanese musician Emmanuel Kembe is bereaved.


In an emotional message sent to her close friends, Kembe’s close family member announced the death of  Kembe’s mother, Veronica Dominic on Monday.

“It is with great sorrow that I inform you of promotion to Glory of our mom!! We will always miss you. May your soul rest in peace mom,” read part of the post on Facebook.

According to the source, the late Veronica died in Khartoum today after a long battle with illness.

Kembe has been out of the limelight for quite a long period and reports indicate that she had been attending to her ailing mom.