On May 14, 2022, a mass shooting occurred at a Tops Friendly supermarket in Kingsley, an eastern neighborhood of Buffalo, New York. Ten people were killed, and three others were injured; 11 of the victims were African American. The shooter livestreamed the attack.
Kal Afrorock took to social media to say this:
“Me and my Biafran People are sending condolences to our Black and Brown African American Brothers and Sisters who lost their families and friends in hands of the Buffalo mass shooter in NY. We condemn the racially motivated hate crime and are in solidarity with you.”