Kiernan Jarryd Forbes
January 29, 1988
February 10, 2023 (aged 35)
Kiernan Jarryd Forbes (28 January 1988 – 10 February 2023), professionally known as AKA, was a South African rapper, record producer and entrepreneur.
On 10 February 2023, AKA and his friends including Tebello Motsoane were standing outside Wish, a restaurant on Florida Road when a hooded gunman ran up to them and shot Forbes in the head, while his accomplice who was standing by Forbes's car released more shots which killed Motsoane. Forbes and Motsoane were pronounced dead at the scene.