The police in Lagos State says eight domestic staff of David Adedeji, popularly known by his stage name Davido, have been taken to the station for questioning over the death of his son, Ifeanyi.
Equally important, the command’s spokesman, SP Benjamin Hundeyin confirmed this to newsmen on Tuesday, November 1, 2022.
“Eight domestic staff have been brought in for questioning. Anyone found not culpable will be let off.
“Those found culpable will be prosecuted,” he said.
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Sadly, Ifeanyi reportedly drowned in a swimming pool located in the singer’s home at Banana Island on Monday.
In fact, the boy died three days after marking his 3rd birthday.
Also, reports say the boy was rushed to Evercare Hospital in Lekki where he was pronounced dead on arrival.
Moreover, the couple was said to have traveled for a family gathering in Ibadan on Monday and had left Ifeanyi with his minders.
Meanwhile, grief-stricken celebrities both at home and abroad have taken to their social media handles to commiserate with Davido and Chioma over Ifeanyi’s death.
British rapper and singer, Stephanie Allen, popularly known by her stage name Stefflon Don, took to her verified Twitter handle to pray for the singer. She tweeted, “Prayers for Davido and Chioma.”
Actor, Williams Uchemba said, “Please say a prayer for David, Chioma, and the entire family. Nobody deserves this kind of pain. Rest up little one.”
In addition, Muyiwa Ademola via his Instagram handle said, “It is one of the saddest things when kids are being buried by parents. We really wish it never happened! May The Almighty give the parents and the entire Adeleke family the strength to bear this loss. Rest In Peace Champ.”
Also, actress Iyabo Ojo mourning said, “I don’t even know how to react to this rude shock. I was hoping it wasn’t true. My God!!! This is so shocking, sad, devastating & extremely painful.”