Davido’s Heartfelt Tribute: Sends 2 Million Naira to Mohbad’s Father and Pauses Manchester Performance

Davido’s heartfelt tribute to the late Nigerian musician, Mohbad, has been widely recognized and appreciated.

On a poignant note, during his Manchester performance, Davido reportedly halted the show to pay his respects to the deceased artist.

This gesture reflects the depth of admiration and camaraderie within the Nigerian music industry.

On Tuesday, September 12, Davido, along with several other celebrities, took to social media to share their condolences and fond memories of Mohbad.

The outpouring of love and support was evident as Mohbad was laid to rest in Lagos.

A social media influencer, Dami Adenuga, corroborated Davido’s act of kindness, affirming, “Mohbad’s father just said Davido sent somebody to him with N2m.”

The sentiment was echoed by many, with expressions of gratitude filling the comment section, underlining the positive impact of celebrities using their influence for noble causes.

Disruption and Controversy Surrounding Mohbad’s Funeral

In a stark and contrasting turn of events, the funeral services for the late Nigerian rapper and artist, Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, known by his stage name Mohbad, were marred by controversy and unrest.

Angry youths in the Lagos State neighborhood of Ikorodu confronted the burial team during the event, capturing the confrontation on camera and subsequently sharing it on social media platforms.

Their demand was clear: they adamantly opposed Mohbad’s burial in the cemetery on the grounds that he was not a Muslim, voicing their sentiments in Yoruba.

Despite attempts by the burial team to engage in dialogue, the youths remained steadfast in their stance, even resorting to threats.

The situation escalated into a heated exchange before law enforcement was called in to diffuse the tension.

Finally, with the assistance of the police, the burial proceeded as planned.

The Mystery Surrounding Mohbad’s Passing

The circumstances surrounding Mohbad’s untimely demise remain shrouded in mystery.

Speculations continue to circulate on social media, but it is claimed that he succumbed to an ear infection.

This tragic loss has left Mohbad’s fans and colleagues in the music industry deeply saddened.

Mohbad was a promising musician with a bright future ahead, and his sudden departure leaves a void in the Nigerian music scene—a loss that will undoubtedly be felt for years to come.

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