Congolese singer Papa Wemba dies after collapsing on stage – reports
Legendary Congolese singer Papa Wemba is dead, media reports say.
The singer reportedly collapsed while on stage in Abidjan, Ivory Coast, and died soon after.
Video from the concert shows the artist, who was 66, slump on the floor as dancers continue to perform, unaware of what is happening.
French broadcaster France 24 has confirmed the death, quoting his manager.
Photos shared widely on social media show the music star being attended to by medical staff moments after he collapsed.