News broke hours ago that Côte d’Ivoire DJ, Ange Didier Houon but widely known as DJ Arafat has been involved and killed in a motorbike accident.
DJ Arafat, an Ivorian singer with a huge following in francophone Africa, has died after a road accident in Abidjan.
Videos and photos circulating saw the singer before his death riding a motorbike and smashed into a car. Critically injured, he was taken to an Abidjan hospital, where he later died. This was confirmed when his spokesman Yves Roland Jay Jay told CNN.
DJ Arafat was one of the finest Ivory Coast’s musicians who had many fanbase.
Celebrities and fans filled with sadness flooded the internet with good wishes after hearing news of their lost.
The 33 years old singer was a lover of motorbikes. He is mostly seen on a motorbike all the time and he has a powerful biking skills as well.
The Ivorian singer left his beautiful wife Carmen (Ladykee) and their gorgeous daughter Rafna behind. Carmen as she is known on social media is a very nice looking wife of the Ivorian star and together they are blessed with a daughter by name Rafna Louon.
DJ Arafat won the best artist of the year during the Coupé-Décalé Awards in 2016 and 2017. Coupé-Décalé became popular while the Ivory Coast was in the throes of war in the 2000s. The dance style has become popular in many French-speaking countries in West Africa.
Below are photos and videos of DJ Arafat’s wife, Carmen and their daughter Rafna Louon