At the time of publication, South Africa holds the title as the 13th most Covid 19-infected country in the world and as the numbers continue to grow at a staggering state, local rapper AKA has come forward confirming that he has been tested positive for the virus.

In a statement released on social media, the rapper explains that “In an attempt to create awareness around the virus and to caution citizens to be more careful in their daily interactions with others, AKA has chosen to make his result public.”

Read the full statement here:

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