Who is Sekyiwa Shakur? Meet Tupac’s sister

Who is Sekyiwa Shakur? Meet Tupac's sister

Sekyiwa Shakur is Tupac’s sister. She shares the same mother, Afeni Shakur, with Tupac.

Sekyiwa Shakur Bio

Sekyiwa is the half-sister of the legendary rapper, Tupac Shakur. Sekyiwa, who is often referred to as “Set” has kept a private life and has not been widely recognised as the sister of the famous singer, Tupac.

Born as Tupac Amaru Shakur, Tupac was an influential rapper and actor known for “Dear Mama”. He passed away in 1996 at the age of 25. 

She was close to her brother and he has often spoken about her in interviews and songs. She has over 20 years of experience  serving in Family Outreach, Programme Coordination and Youth Creative Arts Development.

Sekyiwa Shakur’s Age

Sekyiwa was born in Harlem, New York in 1975. As of 2023, she is 48 years old.

Sekyiwa Shakur’s Height 

Tupac’s sister is speculated to be five feet, nine inches (5”9) tall.

What does Sekyiwa Shakur do for a living?

Sekyiwa is the co-founder of Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation, a non-profit organisation that provides educational and arts programmes for underprivileged youths. She is also a vocal advocate for social justice and racial equality. She has spoken out against police brutality and mass incarceration and she has worked to promote education and economic empowerment in Black communities.

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In 2017, she published a memoir titled, “Tupac’s Sister: Set the Record Straight.” In the book, she shares her personal memories of her brother and discusses his impact on the world. She also writes about her own journey of healing and growth.

Sekyiwa Shakur’s Husband 

Sekyiwa is married to Gregory Jackson. Gregory is a private person and there is not enough information about him.

Sekyiwa Shakur’s Children

Tupac’s sister has three children. Two sons known as Malik, and Cameron and a daughter named Nzingha.

Sekyiwa Shakur’s siblings 

Sekyiwa has five siblings. Mopreme Shakur, Tupac Shakur, Nzingha Shakur, Ayize Shakur and Chinua Shakur.

Sekyiwa Shakur’s Net Worth

Sekyiwa is worth an accumulated sum of $40 million. She earned this by inheriting most of Tupac’s money and legacies.

Tupac’s Sister Profile Summary

NameSekyiwa Shakur
Age48 years old
ParentsAfeni Shakur and Mutulu Shakur
SiblingsMopreme Shakur, Tupac Shakur, Nzingha Shakur, Ayize Shakur and Chinua Shakur
HusbandGregory Jackson
ChildrenMalik, Cameron and Nzingha
CareerAuthor and Co-founder of Tupac Amaru Shakur Foundation
Networth$40 million
HeightFive feet, nine inches (5”9)

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