President Ramaphosa denies AKA a state funeral

President Ramaphosa denies AKA a state funeral

President Cyril Ramaphosa has denied a state funeral for slain hip-hop artist Kiernan “AKA” Forbes, the office of Gauteng premier Panyaza Lesufi said on Thursday. Lesufi’s office said he had visited the family of Forbes to inform them of the president’s decision. However, Lesufi said the provincial government would honour the late musician by providing…