The Lagos State Police Command has said eight domestic staff of Davido were arrested for interrogation. This is in connection to the death of Davido’s son, Ifeanyi David Adeleke.
Benjamin Hundeyin, Lagos State Police Public Relation Officer confirmed the story by saying their arrest will assist in revealing the unfortunate circumstance that led to the toddlers death.
In his words: “His (Ifeanyi’s) death is confirmed. His (Davido’s) domestic workers have been brought in for questioning and anybody found not culpable will be allowed to go immediately.
“About eight of them were brought in to narrate their version of what happened to assist us in getting what really happened.
“At the end of their narrations, whoever that is found not guilty of negligence or not culpable in anyway will be allowed to go.
“Anybody found culpable will stay back to assist us in further investigation. The domestic workers are about eight that were brought in.”
Since the death of young David was confirmed, celebrities and colleagues of the Singer have taken to social media to pour their heartfelt condolence to the Adeleke Family.
Popular comedian and Actor, AY in an Instagram post wrote, “The death of a child is unnatural, unfair, and tragic, this hit me so bad.”
Comedian, Lasisi Elenu posted, “Father heal your children’s heart from this pain, strengthen them in such a dark and hurtful time oh Lord.”
Davido and Chioma are yet to make any official statement on the development.