By Arts Writer
Zimbabwean promoter and businessman Ishmael Nkata was shot dead on Friday night.
The Capetown based entrepreneur popularly known as Mandebvu was the owner of a venue called The Gardens were most Zimbabwean artists did live events in Cape Town, South Africa.
Mandebvu who had promised to buy Sungura Kingpin Alick Macheso a suit as soon as his Kutadzirana video reaches a million view appears to be a victim of some turf wars in the the crime ridden CapeTown.
Earlier in the year a reveller was shot dead at his joint after which he temporarily closed it until the recent reopening.
The arts fraternity in Zimbabwe and South Africa has been taken aback by his death with many questioning the motive behind the gruesome murder.