The police in Durban have since confirmed that AKA was shot dead in a drive-by shooting.
Another person believed to be AKA’s bodyguard, was also wounded, while another unidentified person, who is understood to be a close friend of AKA, was also shot dead.
South Africa’s IOL website reports that AKA was standing outside the Wish Restaurant when he was gunned down after “two unknown cars are believed to have opened fire on the rapper.”
South Africa rapper @akaworldwide has been shot in Florida Rd, Durban, SA police confirms.
An eyewitness say he was allegedly shot 5 times at 8pm & was the only one gunned down at the scene. pic.twitter.com/QLv8c0c2j6
— NATIVE TELEVISION 🇬🇭🇳🇬 (@nativetvgh) February 10, 2023