DJ Tira is thanking his ancestors and God after he recently managed to escape unharmed from an attempted robbery in Johannesburg. DJ Tira grateful after escaping attempted robbery.

Tira told a local publication how he was held up by thugs in an attempt to steal his cellphone. He was reportedly walking back to his car after a show in Johannesburg when ten men confronted him and tried to steal his phone.

Tira says he fought them until security guards were alerted. Now he’s sharing how grateful he is that he was protected by God and his ancestors.

“I had to use violence and fight them off. Many of them ran away before the security came and helped me back to my car. The ancestors and God are always there to protect and look after me. I am healing and doing better now,” he told the publication