Mohbad | Police Confirms Autopsy Has Been Concluded, But Yet To Get Result
The body of a late Nigeria singer, Ilerioluwa Aloba, popularly known as Mohbad, was exhumed Thursday for autopsy, the process which the Lagos State Police command confirmed has been concluded, but awaiting the result.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed this in a telephone conversation on Thursday, stating that, “Autopsy has been concluded. Awaiting results.”
CityNews reports that the Inspector-General of Police, Olukayode Egbetokun, had issued an urgent directive to the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Idowu Owohynwa, instructing him to initiate a swift and comprehensive investigation into the tragic passing of Mohbad.
Adejobi said, “The acting Inspector-General of Police, Olukayode Egbetokun, has issued a direct and urgent directive to the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, instructing him to initiate a swift and comprehensive investigation into the tragic passing of Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, widely known as Mohbad.
“This directive was conveyed during a brief but crucial discussion at the Police Airwing Hangar, Murtala Muhammed Airport, Ikeja, Lagos, on Saturday, September 16, 2023. He tasked the CP to quickly and effectively unravel the truth behind the tragedy as there have been understandable concerns and speculations surrounding the circumstances of his untimely demise.
“The Nigeria Police Force hereby earnestly urges any family members or close associates possessing valuable information pertaining to this case to come forward and cooperate with the Lagos State Police Command to ensure that justice is served and the circumstances surrounding Mohbad’s demise are thoroughly examined.”
Many Nigerians, celebrities, and fans, turned out, to show solidarity for the late singer on Thursday evening by attending a candlelight procession in honour of the artiste.