Hlengiwe Mhlaba Shares Her Attempt Of Suicide – The iconic Gospel star Hlengiwe Mhlaba has unearthed that she too has made efforts to take her own life, she used a platform in Thembisa concerning her time of despair.
It was recorded by Sowetan, this is what her experience had to say :
“The only thing I needed was a signature on a form that confirms that I will pay back the church money. When the family member refused, it really frustrated me because I wanted to study. I took my school belt and tied it to the rafters and hanged myself. Luckily, I was saved in the nick of time.” she stated.
In case you have no idea, she is part of Ungazibulali Depression and Suicide Campaign, it is a collaboration of various musicians that plan to teach young people and the public concerning depression and Suicide. This incident dates back prior to her stardom, she was about to undertake a scholarship from church to go study her teaching degree.
Written by: Aphiwe Theodorah Mvinjelwa