Rapper AKA is engaged

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AKA and his girlfriend are engaged.
AKA and his girlfriend are engaged.
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South African rapper, Kiernan Forbes has announced his engagement to girlfriend, Nelli Tembe.

Read more: AKA reveals he spent R5 Million on a new TV show | Drum (news24.com)

He posted the engagement ring on Instagram with the caption “21/02/21 – love of my life said Yesssss".

Fans and his industry friends quickly took to the comments to wish the Fela in Versace hitmaker well.

Singer Jsomething said “CONGRATULATIONS MY BROTHER!!!”, while Yanga Chief commented “Congratulations man”.

A day after announcing the engagement, he posted a new video for the song Finessin', which had some fans questioning if the engagement was all part of the song. 

Meanwhile, the rapper’s girlfriend also wrote her bae a sweet message. “21/02/21 – on this day I said YES to the love of my life & best friend.???? Words can not describe how grateful I am to be your life partner, even through the highs & lows you have always stood by me & I thank you Kiernan Jarryd Forbes for loving me wholeheartedly & never giving up on US. Cheers to the beginning of forever. 4L boo. @akaworldwide” she said.

Read more: DJ Zinhle on her break-up with AKA: “I am fine, I’m genuinely fine” | Drum (news24.com)

AKA is the father of DJ Zinhle's child, Kairo.

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