Popular Ghanaian TikTok sensation, Ahuofe, better known as Ghana Tupac, has reportedly died in Kumasi.
According to reports,Ahuofe, who is based at Oforikrom in Kumasi, earned the love of many people on TikTok as he often mimics the personality of the late American rapper, Tupac Amaru Shakur
‘Ghana Tupac’ as he is popularly known often dresses and acts like a ‘gangster’ and has garnered an impressive 3.9 million followers and amassed over a whopping 39.8 million views on his 217 videos within a relatively short time on the app.
Ghanaian rapper and musician, Jay Bahd, shared the news of Ahuofe’s death on Twitter, alongside a video of the TikToker jamming to one of his songs.
He captioned the post: “Life too short, rest well ahoufe. U gonna be miss 4ever”
Life too short 💔rest well ahoufe 😭
U gonna be miss 4ever pic.twitter.com/ZcMVlM20QV
— Return Of Okomfo Anokye👿 (@JayBahd1) March 30, 2023
Although the details about the death of Ahuofe are unclear and the deceased’s family has not made an official statement regarding the demise.
Although details surrounding Ahuofe’s death are still sketchy at the moment, they said he died in his apartment in Kumasi in the early hours on Thursday shortly after concluding 16-hour live-streaming.
According to some reports online, the TikToker died in the night after going live and the death is linked to a suspected overdose of drugs.
Ahuofe rose to fame some months ago thanks to his mild resemblance to late American rapper Tupac Shakur, taking advantage of that by taking over the persona of the real Tupac including the gangster lifestyle of the late rapper.
He regularly posts videos of himself on TikTok rapping and wearing big jewellery while gallivanting around, a culture that was vastly popular with rappers in the United States during the 80s and 90s.
The comedian had amassed an impressive 3.9 million followers and over 39.8 million viewers on his TikTok’s 217 videos as at the time of filing this report.