Lagos State Governor, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, has invited the Department of Security Services (DSS) to join the Police investigation of circumstances surrounding the death of Singer Ilerioluwa Aloba, popularly known as Mohbad.
It was reported that Mohbad died last week Tuesday and was buried in Ikorodu area of Lagos on Wednesday, leaving family and admirers in shock.
In a statement issued via his verified X platform (formerly Twitter) on Tuesday, by his Chief Press Secretary, Gboyega Akosile, the governor said: “We have been closely working behind the scenes with relevant authorities, and keenly following the ongoing investigations.
“However, in order to boost the investigations, I have invited the Department of State Services (DSS) to join the investigation and widen the dragnet with inter-agency collaboration and use of best in class technology to unearth the truth.
“I have instructed that all those who may have played any role whatsoever in any event leading to the death of MohBad be made to face the law after a thorough investigation.”
He further urged those who may have vital information, which could assist the investigation process to avail the investigating team with such.
“The Police and the DSS have promised to brief the public on their efforts periodically.
“I also appeal to all friends and fans of the deceased to stay calm and refrain from making inflammary utterances and reaching prejudicial conclusions on this matter. Staying calm and following the process will be our most solemn tribute to the memory of the departed talent.
“I hereby commiserate with the family, friends, colleagues, and fans all over the world on Imole’s sad demise. I wish everyone love and light, and may his soul rest in peace. Amen,” the statement read.