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The UK police has identified a 20-year-old man assassinated in West London as Alexander Kareem, who is confirmed to be the younger brother of ex–Big Brother Naija housemate, Khafi Kareem. Alexander Kareem, 20, was gunned down close to his family home in Shepherd’s Bush, West London.
His older sister Khafi Kareem, 29, was in mourning last night with relatives following the fatal shooting of her younger brother
Alexander was killed after suffering gunshot wounds to his chest and abdomen on Askew Road in Shepherd’s Bush at 12.40am on Monday.
According to detectives, a white Range Rover Evoque linked to the murder was later found burnt out three miles away. The police said they were yet to make any arrests.
He was walking home along Askew Road after a trip to a convenience store when someone opened fire on him. Khafi was in mourning last night with relatives. According to a friend: “His family is distraught. Alex wouldn’t talk down to anyone – he was friends with everybody.