Former Ya Moto Band member Enock Bella has taken Tanzanian bloggers to court over recent claims that he passed on.
According to the singer, the news shocked both him and his family so much and gave him emotional trauma.
Speaking to a Tanzanian media outlet, the singer narratted how he received so many calls from people who wanted to verify the news.
“I saw screenshots, people telling me that other people are spreading rumours that i am dead. People called me, shocked by the news.” He said
The singer also added that his fans were heartbroken by the news that he had commited suicide as a result of depression.
“To my fans, don’t give up. Continue supporting my music. I depend on your support. There are people who wrote i died of a drug overdose. Others said i committed suicide. “ he added
According to the singer, he has also sued blogs that claimed he has been living in poverty since Yamoto Band split.
“Others said i am poor and begging in the streets. I do not beg, i live a good life. I have done music for five years and i cannot lack. There is a blogger who called me to apologize. I apologize to all my fans for the fake news.” He added