Since the news of the passing of Nigerian singer/rapper Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, a.k.a. Mohbad, went viral, the former label head of the deceased singer/rapper, Naira Marley, has not known peace from music enthusiasts and admirers of the deceased singer/rapper who have openly threatened his life.
Mohbad is credited with launching Naira Marley into fame, but their romance soured in 2022 due to unfavorable circumstances. The deceased was heard screaming that his life was in danger at the time, and there were rumors that Naira Marley’s followers had attacked him.
According to statements from the deceased’s friends and wife, the relationship between the two never improved, and now Mohbad’s supporters are accusing Naira Marley of being involved in his passing.
Following the social media announcement of Mohbad’s passing on Tuesday, September 12, Naira Marley’s social media sites have been deluged with verbal abuse and threats.
@khalidbrr on Instagram issued, “You go pay for this guy, I swear on my life. Your days are numbered. You joining Mohbad soon.
Flor_divinaaa said, “Naira, if you have hands in Mohbad’s demise I pray for you. Your own kids, your daughters and sons won’t live up to 27. Your joy will turn to ashes in your mouth. You will look for tears and won’t see it ….”
Pablo_ogba writes: “Starting from today I prophecy that Marlians will start decreasing and never to increase anymore @nairamarley. You and your gang won’t make and be expecting your own death soon”.
The deceased musician, who was rapidly ascending in the Nigerian music industry and beyond, was buried in Ikorodu, Lagos, yesterday in accordance with Islamic rituals, and a number of well-known Nigerians turned up to pay their final respects.
Naira Marley’s reaction
The owner of Marlian Records, Azeez Fashola alias Naira Marley, broke his silence after the passing on Tuesday of MohBad, a previous signee.
The singer of “Soapy” used his Instagram stories to share a straightforward heartbroken emoji, demonstrating his innocence and expressing his sorrow on MohBad’s passing. Following a flood of comments from Nigerians about the conflict between him and the late artist, he responded.
What actually transpired between Naira Marley and Mohbad?
When Naira Marley recruited Mohbad to his record label, they reportedly grew close, according to Nigeria’s Vanguard News.
However, things between them soured, and they parted ways in 2022, but even after their breakup, the two continued to sow the seeds of strife.
Mohbad had frequently written on social media that he felt threatened and was having issues with Naira Marley and his group. He once posted images from his hospital bed while claiming to have been attacked.
Naira Marley has been mentioned as a suspect by Mohbad’s supporters in the wake of their alleged falling out, although there is no proof to support these assertions.
It’s interesting to note that Mohbad’s passing has created a lot of discussion and controversy on Ghana’s social media platforms, and it’s the top trending topic on Twitter right now.
SOURCE: Senali News Ghana