Mohbad’s family has made a heartfelt appeal to Nigerians in response to their son’s sudden death.
The late singer’s family announced his passing in a sorrowful letter posted on his official Instagram account, saying that he is “finally at peace” wherever he is.
They continued by pleading with Nigerians to respect their family’s privacy as they mourn the loss of their beloved son, who passed away suddenly.
“It is with great sadness that we confirm the passing of Mohbad today, the 12th of September, 2023.
“Mohbad was light until the very end and as we mourn the loss of the brightness he carried, the family thanks you for your love and prayers and ask that you continue to respect their privacy during this difficult time. Imole is finally at peace.”
Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba (born 8 June 1996-12 September 2023), known professionally as MohBad, was a Nigerian rapper, singer and songwriter from Lagos.
He was formerly signed to Naira Marley’s “Marlian Records” and left the label in 2022. He is best known for his hit singles Ponmo, Feel Good, and KPK (Ko Por Ke) with Rexxie which was nominated 3 times for The Headies awards 2022. He was aged 27.