- Zimbabwe-based businessman Ginimbi recently lost his life in a fatal car crash
- The socialite was much loved on social media and by his fellow country people
- Legit.ng has compiled some facts about the deceased businessman
Zimbabwean businessman Genius Kadungure, better known as Ginimbi, died on Sunday, November 8 in a car accident. He was coming back from fitness fundi Moana's birthday party, which was held at his night club Dreams Nightlife Club.
He passed away with three other friends who were with him. The birthday girl Moana, Elisha and Karim.
According to Twitter user @DKuwanga, Ginimbi was allegedly speeding and trying to overtake cars when the accident took place. The driver whose car he overtook watched on as he collided with the second car he wanted to overtake.
Here are 5 facts about the famous musician:
1. He had a large family
Genius Kadungure was born into a family of four members, his date of birth was October 10, 1984. It was his family that gave him the nickname Ginimbi which he used for his Facebook profile.
2. He had connections
Genius' first big contract was through a friend who worked at the Angolan Airways offices. Thanks to him he scored big and followed up with a number of other clients, selling gas to them.
3. He was no stranger to the law
Genius was arrested in 2014 for allegedly committing fraud to the tune of R1,581,890. His alleged victim was Chegutu West Dexter Nduna the managing director of Badon Enterprises, a Zanu-PF member.
4. He was "rich" rich
He had an estimated net worth of something between N3.7b and N38b, a crazy amount and a huge difference in the estimates.
5. He had a fleet of luxury cars
He had a soft spot for luxury cars and had a fleet that would make any millionaire jealous. In his garage he had a Rolls Royce, Mercedes Benz S Class, Ferrari and other shiny toys.
In a related story, Legit.ng previously reported that Nigerian celebrities Davido and Tunde Ednut were among those who mourned the death of Ginimbi.
The two took to their respective social media pages to react to the painful and heartbreaking news.
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