the late singer and davido

DJ Arafat, a popular Ivorien entertainer died on Monday, August 12, after being involved in a motorcycle accident and subsequently rushed to the hospital on Sunday, August 11.

The “coupe-décalé” star died as a result of the injuries he sustained from the accident at a hospital in Abidjan. It was learnt that his motorcycle was hit by a car driven by a journalist from Radio Côte d’Ivoire. DJ Arafat was unconscious while being rushed to the hospital and sadly didn’t survive the incident.

the late dj in a costume

His death has been confirmed by Nigerian superstar Davido, who penned down a tribute to him on Instagram. He wrote;


davido tribute