Top Nigerian Celebrities Attend Wizkid’s Mother’s Burial Reception

Top Nigerian Celebrities Attend Wizkid’s Mother’s Burial Reception:

A star-studded gathering of Nigeria’s finest entertainers at the burial reception for Afrobeats sensation Wizkid’s late mother.

Wizkid’s Mother Laid to Rest: Star-Studded Reception with Nigerian Celebrities:

A glimpse into the high-profile gathering at Wizkid’s mother’s burial reception, featuring a multitude of Nigeria’s top celebrities.

Nigerian Entertainment Elite Pay Tribute at Wizkid’s Mother’s Burial Reception:

A heartwarming tribute as Nigeria’s entertainment icons join Wizkid to celebrate the life of his late mother at the reception.


Nigeria’s top celebrities gathered at the burial reception for the mother of Afrobeats star Wizkid, Jane Dolapo Balogun, who passed away on August 18, 2023.

Tribute Night at Balmoral Hall:

Before the reception, Wizkid and his sisters organized a night of tributes in honor of their beloved mother.

The event took place at the prestigious Balmoral Hall, Federal Palace Hotel, and Casino in Victoria Island, Lagos.

Funeral Service at RCCG City of David:

Following the tribute night, the mother of the singer was laid to rest after a funeral service at the RCCG City of David COD Church Road, Dideolu Estate, Victoria Island, Lagos.

The service saw the gathering of high-profile individuals, including clergymen.

Dignitaries at the Reception:

The burial reception was graced by several prominent figures, including the Elegushi of Ikateland, Oba Saheed Elegushi, and renowned Fuji icon, King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal (KWAM 1). The presence of billionaire businessman Tony Elumelu added to the grandeur of the event.

Star-Studded Guest List:

Wizkid brought together some of Nigeria’s biggest entertainers to pay their respects and support his family during this challenging time.

Notable celebrities in attendance included Rudeboi, Dbanj, Tiwa Savage, Osas Ighodaro, KimOprah, Mercy Eke, Banky W, Yeni Kuti, Eniola Badmus, Pretty Mike, and Wande Coal.

Viral Moments:

A memorable moment captured the Elegushi of Ikateland dancing with Wizkid, while K1 de Ultimate, who was recently decorated as the Olori Omo Oba, added to the vibrant atmosphere.


The burial reception for Wizkid’s mother was a gathering of both solemn remembrance and joyous celebration, as Nigeria’s entertainment elite paid their respects and showed support for the grieving family.