Police detain nanny, chef over death of Davido’s son
CITIZENS COMPASS– TWO out of David Adeleke’s domestic staffs are still in Police custody following the death of Ifeanyi, the three years old son of the pop artist popularlly known as Davido.
Eight domestic aides of the pop artist were invited by the police on Tuesday morning over Ifeanyi’s death but six have been released remaining the nanny and chef.
It was learnt that both whose job was to cater for the wellbeing of the three-year-old boy, had been detained over negligence of their duties.
Ifeanyi, who clocked three on October 20 with a lavish party thrown to celebrate him, was reported to have drowned in the pool within Davido’s residence in the Banana Island highbrow of Lagos on Monday night.
It was also said that Davido and Chioma had left for Ibadan for a family function, leaving Ifeanyi with his nanny and other domestic workers.
Spokesperson, Lagos State Police Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed that the six workers have been released while the remaining are assisting police in their investigation.
He said, “Nobody was arrested. Of the people that were brought in for questioning, six were allowed to go while two are still with us, assisting with the investigation. There’s no update other than that investigation is still ongoing,” said the spokesperson.