Police in Lagos has confirmed the death of Ifeanyi Adeleke, son of popular, award-winning and global music icon, Davido, and his fiancée, Chioma Rowland.
According to Channels Television, Benjamin Hundeyin, the Police Public Relations Officer in the state, said Ifeanyi Ifeanyi drowned on Monday.
The Channels reported that when asked whether Ifeanyi is dead, the police spokesman said, “Yes, he is; he drowned.”
“No arrest yet, but domestic staff have been brought in for questioning,” Hundeyin added.
Ifeanyi, the first son of the artiste, died on Monday at his father’s residence in the Banana Island area of Lagos State.
Also, a close source to the artiste confirmed the news to Channels Television on Tuesday.
Meanwhile, celebrities 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.”