DJ Arafat, a famous Ivorian artist, died Monday 12 August, after being involved in a motorcycle accident and was subsequently taken to hospital on Sunday 11 August.
The coupé-décalé star died of injuries sustained in an Abidjan hospital accident. It was learned that his motorcycle was hit by a car driven by a journalist from Radio Ivory Coast. DJ Arafat was unconscious while being taken to the hospital and, unfortunately, did not survive the accident.
His death was confirmed by Nigerian superstar Davido, who wrote him a tribute on Instagram. He wrote;
RIP YOROBO I LOVE YOU!