DJ Black Coffee (R) and Mbali Mlotshwa attends the 2016 BET Awards at the Microsoft Theater on June 26, 2016 in Los Angeles, California. (Frederick M. Brown\AFP)
JOHANNESBURG - DJ Black Coffee, real name Nkosinathi Innocent Maphumulo, has broken his silence regarding reports that his wife, Enhle Mbali has filed for divorce.
In a statement released on Tuesday, Black Coffee said it has been a “heartbreaking and challenging year”.
“After much deliberation since the story of our relationship broke in public, I wish to state that we have been trying to sort our problems amicably and in private for almost a year now and it has been the most heartbreaking and challenging period,” he wrote.
The DJ also asked for privacy as the matter is now in court.
"As Mbali stated, our priority are to protect our children at this point. This is now a court matter, we ask for privacy", he added.
On Sunday, Enhle Mbali took to Instagram to address news reports about their split.
She asked for space to deal with the divorce for "the sake of her children."