The Nigeria Police Force has launched investigation into the death of Nigerian singer Mohbad.
POLITICS NIGERIA reports that the 27-year-old rapper was found dead in a bus on Tuesday, September 12, 2023.
The police said they are investigating all possible causes of death, including foul play. They have also urged Mohbad’s family and friends to come forward with any information they may have about his death.
“We extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and fans of late Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, known as Mohbad, who tragically passed away recently,” said a police statement. “We understand the concerns surrounding his untimely demise and the various speculations that have arisen.”
The police said they are committed to a thorough investigation and will provide updates as they become available. They also urged the public to refrain from making any statements or engaging in activities that could jeopardize the investigation.
The statement reads:
Mohbad’s Demise: We Will Carry Out Diligent Investigation – FPRO
We extend our deepest condolences to the family, friends, and fans of late Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, known as Mohbad, who tragically passed away recently. We understand the concerns surrounding his untimely demise and the various speculations that have arisen.
The Nigeria Police Force is committed to a comprehensive investigation into this matter, as the Lagos State Commissioner of Police has been tasked to unravel the circumstances surrounding his death. Rest assured, updates will be provided as investigations unfold.
We encourage family members or close associates with valuable information to approach the Lagos State Commissioner of Police to assist in this process.
In the meantime, we kindly request that individuals refrain from making statements or engaging in activities that could jeopardize the ongoing investigation.
Your trust and support are deeply valued.
Mohbad was a rising star in the Nigerian music industry. He was known for his hit singles “Ponmo” and “Feel Good.” He was previously a member of the Marlian Music label, founded by singer Naira Marley.