Ayah dari rapper Nicki Minaj meninggal dunia setelah kecelakaan tabrak lari pada hari Sabtu, Februari 13, 2021.
Dalam sebuah pernyataan, the Nassau Police Department said Robert Maraj was walking in the Mineola area, Long Island, pada hari Jumat, Februari 12 di 6 sore. US time.
Setelah itu, Maraj was hit by a vehicle that immediately left the scene.
Maraj was taken to a nearby hospital in critical condition and pronounced dead the following day. Saat ini, the police are still investigating the process of the incident and the suspect.
Nicki Minaj’s relationship with Robert Maraj has had ups and downs. Sejak kecil, Minaj lived with her grandmother because her father was addicted to alcohol and drugs and had high emotions that burned their family home in 1987.
In several interviews, Minaj described her father’s abusive experiences with her. They start to reconcile with each other and live their separate lives. Sampai sekarang, Minaj has not yet spoken out about her father.
Robert Maraj died at the age of 64.