Following the viral report of Nigerian singer, D’banj losing his son Daniel III on Saturday, after he reportedly drowned in a pool, the Lagos State Police Command who sent their condolences to the singer, have also defined their stand on the incident.
According to the police, the singer will have to explain the circumstances that led to the death of his 13-months-old son. The Police also disclosed that a delegation from the command was sent to D’banj’s home in Ikoyi, but they met no one at home.
Read the full statement below;
THE SUDDEN DEATH OF LITTLE DANIEL
The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State, CP Edgal Imohimi, on behalf of officers and men of Lagos State Police Command, wishes to commiserate with the family of Mr and Mrs Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo a.k.a D’BANJ on the death of their one year old son, Daniel(Jnr) Oyebanjo whose sad event took place yesterday 24/06/2018, at the Ikoyi-Lagos residence of the family.
The CP wants the family to know that at this period of their grief, the entire Command shares in their pain.
Although a delegation from the Command, led by the Divisional Police Officer, Ikoyi Division, CSP Mustapha N’Abba, who were at the Ikoyi home of the Oyebanjos on a condolence visit did not meet anyone at home, it is expected that when the mourning period is over, the family will formally report the circumstances that led to the unfortunate death of little Daniel to the police. May his soul rest in peace. Amen.
CSP Chike Oti
Police Public Relations Officer Lagos
Lagos State Police Command.
In an Instagram post in the late hours of Sunday, D’banj who is currently in the United States confirmed the death of his son as he wrote;
Trying Times 💔🖤. But my God is Always and Forever Faithful