The Lagos State Police Command confirmed the exhumation of the corpse of the late singer, Ilerioluwa Aloba popularly known as Mohbad on Thursday.
The police also; arrested the nurse who reportedly; injected the deceased before his demise on Tuesday, September 12.
The late musician, who passed away on September 12, 2023, was; buried a day later.
Following his death, there have been; calls for investigations to unravel the circumstances behind the musician’s death.
Human rights lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, Femi Falana, said on Wednesday that Omowunmi, wife of Mohbad, visited him to demand justice for her late husband.
Commenting on the issue in Abuja, Falana noted that he visited the Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Idowu Owohunwa, adding that he (Owohunwa) had been; assured that an investigation had been; launched.
“The young widow of Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, also known as Mohbad, visited our office yesterday (Tuesday) to seek support in pursuing justice for her late husband.
“While sympathizing with her and the entire Aloba family, we assured her of our unalloyed commitment to ensure that; the circumstances of the unfortunate death of the Nigerian rapper, singer, and songwriter were; unearthed.
“Thereafter, we held a meeting with the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Idowu Owohunwa, in respect of the investigation being; conducted by the police in respect of the matter. The CP furnished me with the progress made so far in the investigation.
“We commend Nigerian youths for protesting peacefully and; demanding justice. I assure them and other concerned citizens that we shall collaborate with the coroner to; expose those who are remotely and directly responsible for the suspicious death of Mohbad.”
Meanwhile, Lagosians have been protesting over the death of the musician, with various celebrities calling for proper investigation.