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South African rapper, AKA reacts to reports of violent abuse of late partner, Nelli Tembe




South African rapper, AKA, has issued a public assertion in response to reviews of alleged “violence and medicines” in his relationship together with his late fiancée Nelli Tembe.

Recall that Nelli died on April 11 after apparently falling from the tenth flooring of the Pepperclub resort in Cape City.

Her demise continues to be being investigated by the Police.

Following her demise, News24 on Saturday launched pictures the place “AKA will be seen utilizing his palms to violently break down a wood door in a bid to get to his late fiancée in what appeared like an assault.

The Publication revealed {that a} shut buddy of Tembe, who spoke in a police assertion stated Nelli Tembe, who engaged to Kiernan ‘AKA’ Forbes, was a sufferer of extreme violence by the hands of AKA.

“Nelli was on quite a few events bodily and emotionally abused by AKA.

“My beloved buddy was a sufferer of gender-based violence (GBV). As girls, we’re too quiet concerning the abuse that’s taking place behind closed doorways.

“We should converse out! I’m immediately talking out,” the assertion learn partially.

She additional revealed that her late buddy despatched her the video of the assaults she witnessed within the palms of the rapper.

Nonetheless, AKA whereas reacting to the allegations in a press release on Twitter, described his relationship with Tembe as “lovely, but difficult.

He additionally stated he wouldn’t be drawn into exposing their troubles as a pair to defend himself towards “one-sided views”.

The rapper additionally slammed allegations that “drug use and incidents of violence” plagued the couple’s relationship, labelling the reviews an “try and disparage his title and Nelli’s character”.

“What makes it even sadder is the data that among the folks, she and I liked and entrusted with our deepest troubles, are actually utilizing these as weapons to set a damaging narrative on my character.

“I’m a passionate and emotional particular person. What I can’t do and stand for is watching folks try and disparage my title and, importantly, Nelli’s to go well with a story we each by no means signed up for,” AKA stated.

South African rapper, AKA’s fiance falls to demise from resort prime flooring

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