Popular South African rapper, Jarryd Forbes, aka AKA, has lost fiancée Nelli Tembe after she died from an accident in Caoe Town.
The 22-year-old allegedly fell to her death from the five-star Pepperclub Hotel in Cape Town, on Sunday, April 11, 2021.
Details are not clear about what happened but according to the Western Cape SA Police spokesperson, Captain Fredierick van Wyk, the crime scene is being investigated and a case has been opened.
“Cape Town Central police are investigating an inquest case after an incident at a hotel this morning at about 7.45am on the corners of Loop and Bloem streets, Cape Town CBD, where the body of a 22-year-old woman was found deceased,” he said in a statement.
Tembe and Forbes’ families also released a statement on Sunday, confirming her death and revealed the rapper has been inconsolable. The couple got engaged in February, 2021.
See statement below