The Osun state Chapter of the Peoples Democratic Party, PDP, has suspended political activities following the death of Ifeanyi Adeleke, the son of celebrated Osun-born singer, Davido.
This was revealed in a press release signed by the State Caretaker Chairman of the party, Dr Akindele Adekunle, on Tuesday.
The Caretaker Chairman in a condolence message to the Adeleke family directed all party organs and committees of the party to suspend activities in commiseration with the family, describing the incident as “a very sad occurrence.
“We mourn the sorrowful exit of our son, Ifeanyi. We pray for the repose of his soul. It is a sad day but we remain steadfast in our faith in the Lord of the Universe.
“Our condolence goes to Davido, our youth ambassador. We commiserate with our father figure, Dr Deji Adeleke and the entire Adeleke family. We pray the good Lord grant the family the strength to bear this irreparable loss”, the statement concluded.
Davido is a nephew of the Osun state governor-elect, Senator Ademola Adeleke.
TheNigerian News reported that Davido’s son, Ifeanyi drowned in a private swimming pool at the family’s residence in Lagos, on Monday.
Meanwhile, the Lagos State Police Command has picked all the singer’s domestic workers over the death of his son.
The Lagos State Police command spokesperson, Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, said the singer’s domestic staff were picked for interrogation.
He said the domestic workers’ narrations would assist the command in ascertaining the circumstances surrounding the death of the three-year-old boy.