According to TheAfricaReport, Ivorian singer, Ange Didier Huon popularly known as DJ Arafat is dead.
He died from his injuries on Monday at the Polyclinique des Deux Plateaux in Abidjan.
According to reports, His motorcycle crashed into a car driven by a Radio Côte d’Ivoire journalist.
“He was admitted to the emergency room in a vegetative state. He had a skull fracture and oedema,” a doctor from the institution told Jeune Afrique on condition of anonymity.
He added that the medical teams tried to revive him, but “in vain”.
“I’m at the clinic where DJ Arafat was admitted. I can confirm that the artist has passed away. I am with Minister of State Hamed Bakayoko to organize with the family,” said Maurice Bandaman, Ivorian Minister of Culture and Francophonie.
The singer was born in 1986 in Yopougon, a town in western Abidjan, the artist liked to claim new nicknames from “Commander Zabra” to “Yorobo” – more recently, he even introduced himself as “Leader of People’s China”.