Multi award winning musician Kiernan Forbes professionally known as AKA has tested positive for the novel Covid-19 virus.

In an attempt to create awareness about the virus and to caution citizens, AKA has chosen to make his results public.

The rapper issued a statement in which he urged everyone to adhere to social distancing guidelines, to wear masks and practice proper hygiene.

Whilst in isolation, AKA aims to be as transparent as possible about his journey with Covid-19.

Meanwhile, many wished him a speedy recovery on Instagram while others said it was just a publicity stunt by the rapper to promote his upcoming album.