Over the years the country/worldwide has recorded tragic death involving popular celebrities, politicians etc.
News of them involved in car accidents which have over the years been the leading cause of famous celebrities’ deaths which they sometimes perish with friends or lose their friends and survive the scare.
In this controversial article, we have compiled a list of famous celebrities who were or have been blamed for the death of their friends for varied reasons and others who died because they were connected to the celeb in one way or the other.
1. Anas Aremeyaw Anas(Ahmed Hussein-Suale)
Slain undercover journalist, Ahmed Hussein-Suale has brought fear into the work of journalism but there have been many times death comes to people who are already or less known in various fields of work which are sometimes deemed dangerous/suicidal.
Ahmed was a key member of Anas Aremeyaw Anas’ Tiger Eye Private Investigations team who was shot dead at Madina, Accra.
Ahmed was shot three times, twice in the chest and another in the neck while driving home by unidentified men riding a motorbike.
Since the death of Ahmed, it has widely been speculated that Ahmed was killed because of his job as an investigative journalist with the Tiger Eye PI after his identity, photo and information was le@ked into the public domain by Kennedy Agyapong 8 months ago. It is unlikely that Ahmed would have been shot if he wasn’t working with Anas unless his killers killed him for a reason other than his job. So indirectly, Ahmed died because of his relationship with Anas.
2. Asamoah Gyan(Castro)
Arguably the best vocal artiste of all time in Ghanaian music, Castro’s disappearance over the last four years has been met with a wide variety of reactions which Asamoah Gyan aka Baby Jet as he is fondly called has had his fair share of blame for a friend’s death.
The Ghanaian football superstar was accused of knowing something about the death of his friend and highlife artiste, Castro when the talented artiste mysteriously got lost on the Ada Estuary in 2013. There was controversy over the disappearance as some accused Gyan of using his friend for rituals.
Others even suggested, if Castro had not followed Asamoah Gyan, he would have been alive. If they weren’t friends, Castro would have been somewhere else instead of riding a Jet Ski at that moment.
3. Davido(Dj Olu)
Nigerian Afropop artiste Davido had a bad year in 2017 as he mysteriously lost several friends of his, DJ Olu, under strange circumstances. After news of DJ Olu broke out on the internet and events leading to his death were explained, people began to point accusing fingers at Davido for having a hand in the death of his longtime friend. Though Davido did not kill him, he died because they were friends. DJ Olu wouldn’t have been at the nightclub with Davido if they weren’t friends.
4. Ebony(Franky Kuri)
Reigning VGMA Artiste of the Year(2018), Priscilla Opoku Kwarteng known in showbiz as Ebony Reigns passed away in February 2018 after being involved in a fatal car crash on the Sunyani-Kumasi highway on his return to Accra from Sunyani. She passed away together with Franky Kuri, her longtime friend and Francis Atsu Vondee who were only friends to Ebony and were not signed to Ruff Town Records. Hence, they were not regarded as team or label members.
After their death, many people have come to the conclusion that Ebony indirectly led Frankie Kuri to her untimely death because she had no business in travelling to Sunyani except to escort her friend, Ebony.
5. D’Wayne Carter(Major Static)
After the mysterious death of Stephen Garret known in showbiz as Static Major in 2008, speculations went rife that Lil Wayne may have had a hand in the mysterious death of his friend, with many alleging that Lil Wayne had sacrificed him after he joined an occult group known as Illuminati which required he sacrificed his close friend for the fame he was enjoying just after his death.
Major Static was the main man behind Lil Wayne’s 2008 hit, Lolipop, undertaking the production work and also singing the hook on the track, while also appearing in the video.
6. Amakye Dede(Isaac Yeboah)
The highlife legend, his former manager and his bodyguard, Prince Mensah, were involved in an accident at the Bunso Junction near Nsutam on the Accra-Kumasi highway, where they had gone to perform at the Paradise Rest Stop during the New Year in the late hours on Friday, January 1, 2016.
According to reports, Amakye Dede lost his manager when their vehicle which was parked by the roadside was run into by a car which had failed brakes.
Amakye Dede at the time of the accident was seated inside the vehicle, while his longtime friend was standing beside the vehicle. While Amakye Dede himself survived the crash, his manager wasn’t so lucky. Isaac Yeboah died because Amakye Dede was his friend. He wouldn’t have been with Amakye Dede if they weren’t friends.