In a somber turn of events that sent shockwaves through the music industry, Dr. Abdul-Azeez Adediran, popularly known as JANDOR and the governorship candidate of Lagos PDP in the upcoming 2023 general elections, has expressed deep concern over the mysterious circumstances surrounding the untimely demise of Ilerioluwa Aloba, renowned as Mohbad, a rising star in the music world. Mohbad’s life was tragically cut short at the young age of 27, leaving fans and the entire entertainment community mourning the loss.
On September 12, 2023, music enthusiasts were devastated by the heartbreaking news of Mohbad’s passing. Dr. Adediran, through a statement released on Wednesday in Lagos by Mr. Gbenga Ogunleye, Head of Media and Communications for the JANDOR4GOVERNOR Campaign Organisation, voiced his distress and called for a meticulous investigation into the circumstances surrounding the musician’s death.
He emphasized, “Mohbad’s sudden demise, announced on September 12, remains shrouded in secrecy and is marred by allegations of foul play, with suspicions lingering around certain key figures within the music industry. It is imperative that law enforcement agencies dig deep to unveil the truth, ensuring that no injustice prevails. This unfortunate incident and the ensuing public outcry over attempts to conceal the matter represent a significant setback for the entertainment industry in our nation.”
Dr. Adediran expressed profound sorrow over the loss of such a promising talent and the mounting apprehension among music enthusiasts regarding the perceived dangers and murky dealings within the entertainment sector. He stated, “This is a devastating blow to the reputation of our music industry.”
In these trying times, Dr. Adediran extended his heartfelt condolences to the grieving family and devoted fans of the late Mohbad, wishing them strength and resilience in coping with this irreplaceable loss.
The gravity of the situation has prompted action from the authorities. The Commissioner of Police in Lagos State, Mr. Idowu Owohunwa, has established a specialized team to unravel the circumstances leading to Mohbad’s tragic demise. Additionally, the Lagos State Government has enlisted the collaboration of the Department of State Security (DSS) in the ongoing investigation, underscoring the importance of a thorough inquiry to uncover the truth behind Mohbad’s untimely death.
As the music world continues to mourn the loss of a young talent, the demand for answers and justice remains paramount. The quest to shed light on the circumstances surrounding Mohbad’s death takes center stage, and the music community eagerly awaits the results of the comprehensive investigation now underway.