Dbanj, deceased son and wife during the kids one year birthday last month

Dbanj, deceased son and wife during the kids one year birthday last month


Grief, Condolences as DBanj’s son drowns in home swimming pool

Nigerian singer, entertainer and entrepreneur, Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo, popularly known as D’banj or Kokomaster and wife Lineo Kilgrow, lost their one-year-old son, Daniel Oyebanjo III on Sunday.

The toddler drowned at a pool in the singer’s residence in Ikoyi, Lagos.

Torrent of condolences has been pouring for the Nigerian singer, especially from the entertainment industry. He was one-year-old in May.

D’banj who was in the United States when the accident happened wrote: Trying Times. But my God is Always and Forever Faithful. Davido who bagged BETaward Best International Artist paid his condolence in his acceptance speech.

Cool DJ Jimmy Jatt wrote : Stay strong dbanj, using a black square image to drive home his sympathy.

Peter Okoye (PSquare) said: Heartfelt condolences to D’banj and his family. Words can never be enough. Stay strong. Aramide, another Nigerian singer tweeted; I pray for strength for dbanj and his wife and family in general during this very difficult period. God knows best. It is well

Toyin Saraki, wife of Nigeria’s Senate President also joined in the outpouring of sympathy: “Heartbreaking. May Almighty God be with @iambangalee Dbanj and his wife at this tragic time and always. May their beautiful little one rest in peace. Amen.”

Lami Apejoye, PR Girl comforted the couple: DiDi has always been a strong woman, God will see her through this one too, this too shall pass!! And Dbanj, Joy will definitely come again! Soon! Sighhhh! I’m stressed!!! God keep the family!

Daniel The Third was born in the United States last year. And died just a month after his first anniversary.

Dbanj is 38 years old. He married his wife Lineo Didi Kilgrow  in 2016.

Editorial Chief, Nigerian Bureau

Kings UBA is a Nigerian journalist and writer. I have reported for major local and international news organisations. I write satire. In 2017, I started contributing stories primarily to Discover Africa News Network. I can be reached on editorkingsuba@gmail.com. I currently manage Discover Africa News social media handles