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.
His death has been confirmed by Nigerian superstar Davido, who penned down a tribute to him on Instagram. He wrote
RIP YOROBO I LOVE YOU!
CCTV footage of how DJ Arafat died in a traffic accident emerges online
Video of the sudden demise of Ivorian superstar, Dj Arafat over the weekend has been released.
In the video, late DJ Arafat is seen riding his motorbike and performing a stunt before he unfortunately rammed into a car at a junction.
DJ Arafat was pronounced dead on Monday after he was admitted to a hospital in Abidjan, with a fractured skull after the accident on Sunday night.
Watch the CCTV footage below to see exactly how the accident occurred.