Afeni Shakur, mother of the Legend rap star Tupac Amaru Shakur, died at a late night on Monday at the age 69.
The news was confirmed by the Marin County Sheriff’s Department in California. The 69-year-old suffered a heart attack at her home in the San Francisco suburb of Sausalito on May 2. She was rushed to a local hospital at around 9:30 p.m. and was pronounced dead one hour later.
Afeni is a proficient activist and a bonafide member of the Black Panthers who gave a lot of youths the opportunity to explore their potentials. She is also the forerunner of the Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation.
RIP DEAR MAMA