Losing a child most painful experience in life – Buhari’s aide on Ifeanyi’s death


President Muhammadu Buhari’s Special Assistant on social media, Lauretta Onochie, has said only God can comfort popular Nigerian singer, David Adeleke, popularly known as Davido, and his girlfriend, Chioma.

Onochie spoke while mourning the death of Davido’s son, Ifeanyi.

She described the loss of Ifeanyi as a painful experience.

In a tweet, she wrote: “Dear @davido and Chioma, Losing a child is the most painful experience in life. Only God can beam his comforting light at the pains you & your families are enduring at this difficult time.

“I can’t say I understand it all. But my thoughts and prayers are with you and your families.”

Several media platforms have reported that the DMW boss and Chioma were away from the house when the three-year-old drowned in their pool.

The incident happened at Davido’s residence in Banana Island on Monday.

It was said that the boy was rushed to a hospital at Lekki where he was pronounced dead.

This development has been trending on all social media platforms since 12am Tuesday morning.

It was learnt that those who were at Davido’s house when the incident happened have been arrested.

However, Davido and Chioma are yet to release any official statement regarding their son’s death.