AKA’s family has released the details of the rapper’s funeral and memorial proceedings. It’s been the talk of the country since the Jika hitmaker lost his life through a gunshot in Durban. Many fans and fellow stars had been fuming on social media, with some of them, like Pearl Thusi, failing ta easily accept the tragic news that befell the Mzansi entertainment industry. Many of his fans and close had been waiting for his family to release the detail of his funeral such that they may get enough information on how they will mourn AKA.
His family went to where he got shot in Durban and held a lengthy meeting that took hours. Many imagined that they would come out of the restaurant with funeral details but that did not happen. They left flowers at the position that AKA died on, and they left without giving any comment. The family lawyers later issued a statement saying that the family shall release complete information sooner. Thank God, the data is now here, and the whole country may mourn, AKA well. Below is everything you need to know about AKA’s funeral and memorial details.
AKA’s funeral and memorial details revealed
The statement reads that AKA’s funeral will be open to the public through online tickets sent through AKA’s social media official handles. They also said that his funeral would be streamed live on AKAWORLDWIDE’s youtube channel on 17 February 2023. The family has chosen his father, Mr Tony Forbes, to be the official spokesperson of the family. Despite his funeral being public, AKA will be laid in a private provincial funeral on 18 February.
Lastly, the Forbes family thanked all the fans, fellow musicians and media for the love they showed to the family and AKA. They have found comfort in the overwhelming love they received from across the world and they are thankful. They are now celebrating AKA’s life, sure that he left a mark on the world, and they are proud of that as a family.
Forbes family’s statement on AKA’s funeral and memorial proceedings