Rapper AKA’s fiancé, Nelli Tembe falls to her death in a hotel
This is certainly not the best of times for South African rapper, Jarryd Forbes, popularly known as AKA.
AKA just lost his 22-year-old fiancée, Nelli Tembe, after she allegedly fell to her death from the five-star Pepperclub Hotel in Cape Town, on, Sunday, April 11, 2021.
According to reports from 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.