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Tributes for Fisher family

Condolences have streamed in for VOC stalwart presenter and radio personality Boeta Yusuf Fisher and his family, following the passing of his daughter Nazley in the early hours of Wednesday morning. Nazley passed away a week after giving birth to twin boys.

VOC listeners expressed their sentiment on air in light of the tragic loss.

“Our sincere condolences to Boeta Yusuf and his entire family on the passing of his daughter. May Allah SWT ease their pain and grant her and all other deceased Jannatul Firdous Ameen,” said Zohrah “Girlie Girlie”.

Here are a few messages from Facebook:

Cape Town Muslim Events‎ said: “Our heartfelt condolences to Boeta Yusuf Fisher of (vocfm) and family on the passing away of their daughter just a few days after giving birth to twins. May Allah SWT make it easy for the husband and families and grant Nazley a High Place in Jannah and May the twins grow up to be the coolness of their eyes.
Ameen Thumma Ameen.”

Sadieka Hoosain posted: “Please grant my friend Nazley Fisher the highest place in Jannah and place sabr in the hearts of the family In Sha Allah.”

Faranaaz Brown commented: “Shocking news to hear of the passing of Nazley Fisher. May Allah SWT grant her and all deceased the highest place in Janaah in sha Allah and place sabr and contentment in the hearts of her family, Allah knows best.”

Maryam ‘Emjay’ Jakoet posted: “To all my Garlandale school mates I just heard the saddest news ever. Nazley Fisher had passed on. Inna lillahi wa inna ilayhi raji’un (إِنَّا لِلّهِ وَإِنَّـا إِلَيْهِ رَاجِعونَ) “Surely we belong to Allah and to Him shall we return”.

The track “Gone too soon” was played as a dedication to boeta Yusuf , his wife and also the husband of the late Nazley who will be layed to rest today at 5pm.



  1. My heart aches for Boeta Yusuf; his wife and the husband of Nazley Fisher, family and friends. May she wait for her babies, parents, husband and all at he Gates of Jannatul Firdous InshaALLAH Amin…Thuma Amin

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