South African rapper and music producer Kiernan Jarryd Forbes better known by his stage name AKA (35) has died.
KZN police have confirmed the death of the popular rapper AKA and his bodyguard in Florida, Durban.
Bro. Police blocked off Florida it was Kiernan Jarryd Forbes😭 pic.twitter.com/xf2VwvPKOt— fruitfulblessings (@afdadbn) February 10, 2023
According to report the rapper AKA was shot dead alongside his bodyguard in Durban during his birthday celebration on Friday,10 February.
AKA’s bodyguard, was also wounded, However, an unidentified person on the car with them, who is understood to be a close friend of AKA, was also shot dead.
The motive of the shooting is still unknown but it is believed that the unknown cars opened fire and both AKA and his friend were declared dead at the scene.