Davido and Chioma’s 3 year-old son, Ifeanyi Adeleke is dead
Vondigest reports that popular Nigerian music star, Davido and his fiancée Chioma Rowland have just lost their child, Ifeanyi Adeleke.
This online platform gathered that Ifeanyi Adeleke died today, Monday, October 31. It was gathered that the young Adeleke drowned in a pool at the Family Residence.
According to Kemi Filani News, Ifeanyi Adeleke got drowned today, just few days after his third birthday which was on October 20. He was confirmed dead this evening at Evercare hospital, Lagos.
A source close to the family stated; “The boy was inside water for too long and they pulled him out and rushed him to the hospital,” the family source said under anonymity to await official statement. “By the time they rushed him to Lagoon Hospital it was already too late.”
Prior to Ifeanyi’s death, Davido earlier today was spotted teaching him how to swim.
In videos making the rounds on social media, the Electricity crooner was seen inside the big pool in his mansion with Ifeanyi.
Davido carried the three-year-old boy and made him flap his legs in the water as he gave him instructions on what to do.
The music star carried Ifeanyi around in the pool as the energetic boy continued to flap his legs.
Davido who was obviously impressed by his son’s performance was heard commenting on how he was a fast learner.
He said: “This one go learn quick”.
Before his rather sad and shocking death, Ifeanyi’s parents; Chioma and Davido had celebrated his third birthday in grand style.
Davido and Chioma’s loss is coming years after Nigerian singer Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’banj and his wife Lineo Didi lost their first child after a drowning incident in 2018.
Daniel Oyebanjo III who was barely one year died after he drowned in a swimming pool at Dbanj’s residence in ikoyi, Lagos state.