Kiernan Forbes, South Africa music star well known as AKA has been shot dead on Friday night shortly after coming out from a restaurant during his birthday celebration in Durban, South Africa.
Early security report indicated that AKA was killed after two men walked across Florida road, moved straight to AKA and shot him numbers of time.
According to Security Operatives, the motive behind the killing of the music star is yet to be ascertained.
Patrons at a nearby restaurant say he had been standing outside when he was gunned down.
He was the only person shot, according to passers-by.
Reports suggest that he was shot 6 times outside a nightlife venue.
AKA was expected to perform at his birthday party on Friday.
However, he was accosted by unknown gunmen who fatally shot him several times, in what appears to be a hit, outside a restaurant on Florida Road.
The event has since been cancelled.