Apprehension as Davido’s Son Ifeanyi Adeleke Drowns in Swimming Pool

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By Aduragbemi Omiyale

Master Ifeanyi Adeleke, son of a popular music act in Nigeria, David Adeleke, otherwise known as Davido, has drowned at their home in Banana Island, Lagos.

The three-year-old boy was said to have drowned at a swimming pool in his father’s residence on Monday and was taken to a nearby hospital.

It is not certain at the time of filing this report if the doctors have stabilised the boy. This has caused apprehension among fans of Davido, who some have blamed for this unfortunate incident.

Davido and his partner, Chioma, welcomed Ifeanyi three years ago. Their union was almost formalised into marriage until it was put on hold some months ago. The two lovers only reignited their flames a few months ago and had been seen together again at different events.

Recall that in 2018, a Nigerian music star, Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’Banj, lost his son, Daniel Jr, in a swimming pool at their home in the Ikoyi area of Lagos.

The boy died a month after he clocked one. The ugly incident happened while the singer was in Los Angeles, United States, for a music show.

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