Ivorian star DJ Arafat reportedly died yesterday, August 12, from a traffic accident.
According to the Ivorian Radio-Television (RTI), the coupé-décalé singer and a group of friends took their motorcycle to Abidjan, and while speeding, hit a vehicle driven by a journalist from Radio Côte d’Ivoire. The impact reportedly totaled the machine.
Some witnesses have taken to social media to share the videos of the DJ lying on the road, unconscious. He was later rushed to the hospital, and his rep Yves Jay Jay at first shut down rumours of his death, assuring fans that he was still in intensive care.
Now, his death has been confirmed and fans are currently mourning him on social media.
He was 33.