Blantyre based teenage hip-hop artist, Peace Dickson also known as Pesty C, has died.
Reports indicate that Pesty C has committed suicide but Blantyre Police said they were yet to receive a report.
Musician Steve Spesho who has previously worked with Pesty C has confirmed the death of the 16-year-old in a social media post.
“SAD NEWS. One of the youngest talented artists I have worked with has passed away. Pasty-C,” Spesho said.
Another social media user, Petie Jay Musah said: “Rip to the best Artist I have ever seen in the world Aka Pesty C. Why so soon? Zulo l was with him lero kulibe if only l would now l would have give you that Blunt. Till we meet again bro. May Your Soul Rest in Peace Pesty C Aka Peace Dickson.”