He has been spotted with a neck brace at different places across the country, including the State Of The Nation address which he attended with his son. DJ Nkosinathi "Black Coffee" Maphumulo has since updated his fans and those concerned about his recovery since the flight accident on his way to Argentina last month.
Although details of the accident have not been confirmed, a report by AeroInside stated that he might have been on the Flybondi Boeing 737-800, registration LV-KJE which was reported to have touched down hard on Mar del Plata's runway and suffered a tail strike. According to the Aviation Herald, the aircraft rolled out without further incident, and the aircraft sustained substantial damage. The airline also reported that passengers and crews, disembarked safely after a hard landing. Black Coffee has since thanked everyone for their support during his healing. "Thank you for respecting my privacy during an intimate and enlightening moment in my life," he says. "I've taken this time to recover and take some much-needed time off at home, healing with my family by my side. It's been rejuvenating on a handful of levels, I can't wait to be back on the dance floor with you all very, very soon." He adds how grateful he is for living to see another day. "I'm thankful to the merciful God for giving me yet another chance. Announcement for the near future shows coming soon."
Black Coffee's team said after the incident that he was receiving the best possible medical attention and is surrounded by his supportive family and team. "In respect of his privacy, we kindly request understanding and patience from the media and his fans. Despite the challenges presented, Black Coffee is optimistic and recovering well. He looks forward to being back with you all very soon." they said in a statement.