Nigerian singer Mohbad, real name Ilerioluwa Aloba, passed away on September 12, 2023, at the age of 27, under mysterious circumstances. His death has sent shockwaves through the music industry and left his fans and loved ones devastated.
According to reports, Mohbad was found dead in his Lagos apartment on the morning of September 12. The cause of death is still unknown, but the police are investigating the matter.
Mohbad was a former signee of Marlian Records, owned by popular Nigerian singer Naira Marley. The two had a falling out in June 2023, after Mohbad accused Marley and his crew of assaulting him.
In a video posted on social media, Mohbad showed his bruised face and alleged that Marley and his crew had beaten him up for trying to leave the label. Marley denied the allegations, claiming that Mohbad was high on drugs and was attacking himself.
Mohbad’s death has sparked a lot of speculation and conspiracy theories. Some fans believe that he was murdered, while others believe that he may have overdosed on drugs.
The police have not yet released any information on the cause of Mohbad’s death, but have confirmed that they are investigating the matter. They have also appealed to the public to come forward with any information that may be helpful to the investigation.
Mohbad’s Death Leaves a Void in the Nigerian Music Industry
Mohbad was a rising star in the Nigerian music industry. He was known for his catchy melodies and energetic live performances. His death has left a void in the industry and his fans are heartbroken.
Many Nigerian musicians have paid tribute to Mohbad since his death. Naira Marley, who was once Mohbad’s mentor, posted a heartfelt message on social media, saying that he was “more than an artiste or signee but brother and dear friend” to him.
Other musicians who have paid tribute to Mohbad include Wizkid, Davido, and Burna Boy. They have all expressed their shock and sadness at his passing.
Mohbad’s death is a tragic loss to the Nigerian music industry and his fans. He was a talented musician with a bright future ahead of him. His death is a reminder of the fragility of life and the importance of cherishing our loved ones.