Mohbad: Police to exhume body for investigation


…Celebrities, fans begin protests to demand justice

By Benjamin Njoku, Evelyn Usman & Esther Onyegbulam

LAGOS—Lagos State Police Commissioner, Mr. Idowu Owohunwa, yesterday, inaugurated a 13-man Special Investigation Team to unravel the circumstances surrounding the death of Nigerian singer and Naira Marley’s former protege, Ilerioluwa Aloba, popularly called Mohbad, on September 12, in Lagos.

This came as Nigerian celebrities and aggrieved fans of Mohbad are taking to the streets this morning to demand justice for the late singer.

The protests, which kicked off in Akure, Ondo State, yesterday, are expected to spread to other states.

Meanwhile, the team headed by Assistant Commissioner of Police, Saheed Kassim, is expected to, among other terms of reference, exhume Mohbad’s body and carry out autopsy as well as conduct toxicology and histology tests on it, according to Owohunwa.

Speaking at the inauguration of the Special Investigation Team, Owohunwa said…

Source: Vanguard Newspaper