Mohbad Funeral Highlights: Rapper Mohbad buried in Ikorodu, Lagos

It is with profound sadness that the renowned singer from Nigeria Mohbad passed away unexpectedly and untimely. Since Mohbad’s death news surfaced, it has been causing a stir and leaving Nigerians startled and shocked. Therefore, Mohbad’s cause of death has been the topic of the town since he was pronounced dead. What happened to Mohbad or how did Mohbad die? Questions related to his cause of death are swirling in his fans’ minds. The latest reports have suggested that the late Nigerian rapper has been laid to rest. Mohbad’s funeral and last rite took place less than 24 hours after his tragic death. If you are scrambling to the web to know details of Mohbad’s funeral and cause of death, go through this column till the end.


Who was Mohbad?

Mohbad was a Nigerian rapper and singer. His real name was Ilerioluwa Aloba but he was best known by his stage name. Being a professional singer and songwriter, Mohbad has several hit songs in his short career. He was widely acclaimed for his streetwise lyrics that used to relate to people’s everyday lives and experiences. What was his age? He was just 27 years old when he was pronounced dead on Tuesday, September 12,  2023. It is shocking to hear his death news because the singer performed in an event that happened two days before his demise. On Sunday, Mohbad was in Ikorodu to perform at an event in which the guests were Seun Kuti, Zlatan, DJ Kerty, Poco Lee, and Cubana Chief Priest.

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Mohbad with his wife (Image: New Telegraph)

As mentioned, Mohbad passed away on Tuesday, September 12, 2023, he was 27 years old. Reportedly, Mohbad’s death was not natural, he died tragically. However, the circumstances surrounding his demise and his cause of death have not been explained yet. Hence, it can not be certainly said what happened to Mohbad but some unofficial reports have claimed that the Nigerian singer died from a drug overdose. It is not clear whether Mohbad committed suicide or died accidentally.

Mohbad Funeral

Reportedly, Mohbad’s funeral is trailed by several controversies as the singer was laid to rest in less than 24 hours of his demise. Images and videos circling on the internet showing the singer was laid down to rest under the Islamic rituals. His coffin was lowered to the ground while people were wailed under the rain during his burial. Some Ikorodu youths were confronted about the burial of the deceased singer, showing a viral video on the internet.

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