Singer, Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba AKA Mohbad, passed away aged 27, on Tuesday, September 12, 2023.
Entertainment journalist, @ovieo, confirmed Mohbad’s passing in a post shared on his personal Twitter page.
“Confirmed. Mohbad is dead,” he tweeted.
Corroborating @ovieo’s tweet, music journalist, Joey Akan, shared a photo of the singer while confirming his demise.
Mohbad had no publicly known health issues prior to his sudden demise. He was billed to perform at an Ikorodu gig on Sunday, September 10, as suggested by his last Instagram post, shared on Saturday, September 9.
While details of his death are still unknown, fans and colleagues mourn the KPK hitmaker.
Management issues official statement
The singer’s management issued an official statement confirming his demise on Tuesday, September 12.
“It is with great sadness that we confirm the passing of Promise Oladimeji Aloba AKA Mohbad (Imole) today the 12th of September 2023. Mohbad was light until the very end and as we mourn the brightness of the light he carried, the family thanks you for your love and prayers, and asks that you continue to respect their privacy during this difficult time. Imole is finally at peace”.
Mohbad was known for hit songs “KPK”, “Feel Good”, and “Peace”, among others.
This is a developing story.