SA rapper Flabba killed, allegedly by girlfriend

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Hip Hop artist Nkululeko Habedi, best known to his fans as Flabba, has died

Hip Hop artist Nkululeko Habedi, best known to his fans as Flabba, has died

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Hip Hop artist Nkululeko Habedi, best known to his fans as Flabba, has died

Hip Hop artist Nkululeko Habedi, best known to his fans as Flabba, has died

Editor&39;s note: This story has been updated with new information.

JOHANNESBURG - Skwatta Kamp member Nkululeko Habedi better known as Flabba, has died. He was 38 years old.

The artist was stabbed to death at his family home in Alexandra in the early hours of Monday morning.

Police have confirmed that they have taken a woman, believed to be Habedi&39;s girlfriend, in for questioning in relation to the murder.

Habedi rose to fame as part of award-winnning rap group Skwatta Kamp which was founded in 1996.

Rapper, group member and close friend Siyabonga “Slikour” Metane confirmed the death, “I just got a call from his family. I will be on my way to his family’s home.”

Fans and friends have taken to social media to send their condolences.