According to postmortem results, 25 year old Ugandan dancehall singer, AK47 died from a drug overdose. His skull cracked as a result of the fall. According to Dr. Moses Byaruhanga, a forensic pathologist, who carried out the postmortem, Ak47 had overdosed on a number of drugs before sliding and falling unconscious on the bathroom floor of DeJavu Pub. On arrival at the Nsambya Hospital, he was pronounced dead.
Though Ak47’s mother does not feel that the postmortem report was conclusive, she want her son to have a proper burial so that he can finally rest in peace. His dad, Gerald Mayanja, on the other hand is seeking audience with Ak47’s friends, Diamond Oscar and DJ Bobby who were last spotted with him before his passing. Akay had just recorded a gospel song ‘Ndimulokole’, which means; ‘I’m a Born Again’ before his life was cut short.
Fans and friends have turned up in large numbers to pay their last respects to the late talented artiste.