Streets of Kagiso, in the West Rand, were abuzz as popular club DJ Tira said “I do” to his lovely fiancé, Gugu Mbabama.
Guests and fans cheered as the two lovebirds danced their way to the marquee on Big Nuz’s hit song, Inazo. This would be Tira’s second marriage. One of the guests at the wedding said: “Look, Tira is happy and we’ve all been waiting for this day!”
Another friend said: “We hope God can bless them. Tira is ready to be a family man again and he’s ready to take full responsibility for his son and wife.” Tira, real name Mthokozisi Khathi, and Gugu have a three-year-old son, Chase.
Another close friend of Tira’s said: “As friends we’re happy for him and we hope that all is going to go well this time, because he seems happy and looking forward to being a husband again!” Gugu is a choreographer and has worked with Mafikizolo.
She has also been involved with the production of, So You Think You Can Dance.
In 2009, he went through a painful divorce with his ex-wife, Lale Ngcobo. At the time the couple were barely on speaking terms and their divorce became quite vicious, with Lale accusing him of being a bad husband who was never around.
When Sunday Sun spoke to DJ Tira he refused to reveal any wedding details, but said: “Please, it’s a very personal matter for me.” Sunday Sun would like to congratulate him on his big day and wish him and his bride well!