Picture: Mpiletso Motumi

The first memorial service for the late Hip Hop Pantsula — real name Jabulani Tsambo — is currently underway in Newtown, Johannesburg.

Fans, family and friends flocked to the Newtown Music Factory to pay tribute to the South African rapper who died on Wednesday.

Another memorial service will be held in Jabba's hometown of Mahikeng on Thursday, where he will also be laid to rest on Saturday.


See memorial highlights below.

The memorial is expected to end at 5pm.