Gone too soon: Jade Roux 1996 – 2013 RIP

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All of us at Bush Radio would like to express our condolences to the family and friends of Jade Roux who passed away on Saturday.

Jade was a member of the Bush Radio Children’s Radio Education Workshop (CREW) project and actively partcipated in the Media Kidocracy Konfrences (MKK) for the past few years.

Funeral arrangements will be announced in the next few days by the family.

UPDATE 31/05/2013

Funeral details:

Saturday, 1 June 2013
Jubilee Community Church in Nelson Road, Observatory between 10h00 – 11h30

There will be private cremation afterward.


Letter to Jade’s family from Bush Radio.

Media Development and Diversity Agency (MDDA) statement on Jade Roux’s passing.

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3 Responses to “Gone too soon: Jade Roux 1996 – 2013 RIP”

  1. Editor Says:

    “too” soon. RIP young man.

  2. Najawa Says:

    Sweet, respectful Jade, you will always be remembered by us.
    from Najawa (Anwar’s mom)

  3. Shantell Kadamen Says:

    Hi Bush Radio ( Brenda and everybody there) – thanks for the condolences and support. your presence @the funeral is so appreciated. I am so glad Jade was part of the team and got to experience some amazing people and learn cool things – he love the video camera and lots of other great stuff especially the friendships. – life will never be the same without him. He was a real sweetheart, my right-hand guy. God Bless you all and continue to inspire and grow the youth – the leaders of tomorrow. Peace – Love and Joy. Love Shantell – Jade,s Mommy!!

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