We've got news for you.

Register on SowetanLIVE at no cost to receive newsletters, read exclusive articles & more.
Register now

Somizi on Lara Kruger: She was really not happy where she was

Lara Kruger and Somizi Mhlongo.
Lara Kruger and Somizi Mhlongo.
Image: Instagram

Idols SA judge and radio personality Somizi Mhlongo has given more insight into Lara Kruger's state of mind‚ saying that she was not happy where she was.

He posted a picture of himself with Lara and said that "depression is real" and nobody "will ever understand her position and pain."

It was on Wednesday confirmed that Kruger had died‚ the exact details around her death are still unclear. However‚ TshisaLIVE has since revealed she was in hospital being treated for depression.

"Everyone thought she was getting better and she was released. But she was not getting better and had to be readmitted. Everything was cancelled. Her gigs and her work‚" said her manager Boipelo Ditshego.

In the picture Somizi posted of himself with the Motsweding FM DJ‚ he said that he would miss his video chats with her.

"Kanti this would be our last drink. And our last chat. She was really not happy where she was. I tried my best to be lend an ear and to be the shoulder to cry on. Depression is real people. I will sleep at night knowing she knew she could lean on me. But no one will ever understand her position and pain. We shall not judge. Tomorrow is not promised. Damn you had a potential my boere meisie. Will definately miss you and our video chats. Lala gurl."

Meet Lara Kruger: born male but identifying as a woman. Here is her story. Produced by Abigail Javier Music: Before I Sleep - Muciojad https://soundcloud.com/muciojad Subscribe to TimesLIVE here: https://www.youtube.com/user/TimesLive

Would you like to comment on this article or view other readers' comments? Register (it’s quick and free) or sign in now.

Speech Bubbles

Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.