D’banj loses son


Nigerian singer D’banj, and wife Lineo Kilgrow, have lost their one-year-old son, Daniel Oyebanjo III.

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

Although the news filtered in on Sunday evening, the singer confirmed the sad news in the early hours of Monday.

The singer took to his Instagram page to post a black image with the caption: “Trying Times. But my God is Always and Forever Faithful.”

D’banj was in Los Angeles to attend the 2018 BET Awards when his son died, local media reported.

The singer marked the first birthday of his son, in May.