We have given Mohbad’s father the go head to request for the release of his son’s body but he refused, and says he wants a DNA test – Police

The Lagos State Police Command has revealed that they have informed the father of the late singer Imole to come for his corpse, but he has yet to do so.

This revelation comes after Mohbad’s mother, in a video shared online, cried out that her son’s corpse has been released to his father but he doesn’t want it to be reburied.

Recall that Mohbad passed away on September 12 and was laid to rest a day later. His death caused a major uproar on social media, with many Nigerians calling for an autopsy to be carried out to determine the cause of his death.

His corpse was eventually exhumed on September 21 for the autopsy. Though it’s been two months since the incident, the result of the autopsy has not been made public, and he is also yet to be reburied.

It was disclosed that they have notified the singer’s father, Mr Joseph, that he can come and collect his corpse, but he is yet to apply because he wants a DNA test to be conducted to determine if Mohbad is the biological father of his son, Liam.

“It was confirmed that body is in the morgue. It has not been released. It wouldn’t be released to you and you wouldn’t come and pick it. The hospital wouldn’t allow it. Only the father can apply for the release of the corpse, only the father and the police has said any day he applies, he would get it immediately. We have told them, anytime they want it, just write an application but the father has refused to do that. Technically, it is the father that is holding back. The father has said he is not taking it yet until they do DNA and that is their personal family problem. If the man writes today, of course it will be released and he must carry the corpse. You can’t write and keep it there. For who?”

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Related Posts

Trending

Tinubu’s government worsening plight of Nigerians – Jimi Agbaje

A former Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) governorship candidatein Lagos state, Jimi Agbaje, has claimed that President Bola Tinubu’s approach to solving economic hardship in the country has worsened the plights of Nigerians. Agbaje also said that citizens are becoming tired of the situation. “There is a limit to how much people can endure. People have […]

Read More
Trending

“Try and take it easy on your rich friends and family and the ones in diaspora” Actor Seun Jimoh appeals to Nigerians

Popular Nollywood actor, Seun Sean Jimoh has made a public appeal to Nigerians with loved ones and friends in the diaspora. Taking to his Instagram page, he appealed to them to take it easy on their rich friends and family, especially those in the diaspora. He stated that despite $1 being N1700, family members overseas still […]

Read More
Trending

Court Sentences Woman To De@th By Hanging For Kill!ng Enugu Makeup Artist 

An Enugu State High Court has sentenced Chiamaka Ifezue to d£ath by hanging for the m¥rder of a 27-year-old makeup artist, Ijeoma Nneke.  The court presided over by Honourable Justice Kenneth Okpe, in a two-hour judgement on Wednesday, February 7, 2024, found the accused, Chiamaka Ifezue, guilty of k!!ling the victim by forcing her to […]

Read More