South African media personality, Maps Maponyane, has been idolized by many young South Africans who hope to duplicate his successful career within the media industry.
One fan especially had a special place in Maps’ heart, as his one dream as a neighborhood of ‘The Make A Wish Foundation’ which grants wishes for cancer patients. The purpose was to satisfy his idol and interview him on his on radio show.
The young man, Kyle Nhlapo, also referred to as Kari Omar, had sadly gave up the ghost and was laid to rest on Wednesday, 21 Wednesday, leaving Maps heart broken by the news.
Maps also shared that he had remained in intermittent communication with Kyle since meeting him, and was always made conscious of charity drives which were helped to boost money for his treatment.
The post also showed videos of Maps and Kyle’s first meeting, which brought tears to the eyes of the many of his followers.
Kyle appeared hosting his own show on 5FM as a part of his ‘Make A Wish’ dream, and was then surprised by Maps who quickly persisted to him for an extended embrace. Kyle was delivered to tears as he remained speechless after meeting his idol.