South African rapper A.K.A, real name Kiernan Jarryd Forbes, was reportedly shot dead in a drive-by shooting on Florida Road Friday night.
According to an eyewitness, A.K.A was shot five times at 20:00 and was the only target in the incident.
Another person believed to be AKA’s bodyguard, was also wounded in the shooting
The situation is still developing and the South African Police Service is actively investigating the shooting. News about the A.K.A shooting highlights the ongoing violence and gun-related incidents in South Africa.
The South African Police Service has confirmed a shooting that took place on the Florida Highway in Durban.
CCTV depicting the fatal shooting of Kiernan Jarryd Forbes, professionally known as AKA. The footage shows the deceased being fatally shot in the head.
The incident is being investigated as a murder, with the circumstances surrounding the event being considered a cold-blooded act.