Late singer Mohbad childhood friend primeboy have been declared wanted by the Lagos state police and have place a bounty of 1m to anyone who finds him
In the wake of the sorrowful passing of Mohbad, suspicion has pointed toward his childhood friend, Primeboy, who was among those present during the singer’s final moments. In a recent turn of events, the police announced him as wanted suspect, launched an all-out effort to locate him, and throw a bounty in the searching.
The Lagos Police command has made a formal announcement, putting out a public notice declaring Primeboy, a childhood friend of the late Mohbad, as a wanted suspect.
Rumors circulating on social media suggested a falling out between Mohbad and Primeboy before Mohbad’s passing, the friend in question stepped forward to firmly disavow any connection to his demise.
The Lagos State Police Command has officially added Owodunni Ibrahim, aka Primeboy, a childhood friend of the late singer Mohbad, to his wanted list.
This decision was communicated via an announcement from the Lagos Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, on Wednesday.
According to the police statement, Primeboy’s wanted status stems from his refusal to honour the police’s invitation..
The authorities have put a handsome reward of one million Naira on the table for anyone who can provide information leading to the whereabouts of the suspect.
The police urged individuals in the know to come forward and share this valuable info at the nearest police station.
The statement reads, “Following his failure to honour police invitation successfully sent to him since the commencement of investigation into the circumstances leading to the death of Mr Ilerioluwa Aloba aka Mohbad, the Lagos State Police Command hereby declares wanted Owodunni Ibrahim aka Primeboy.
“Ibrahim is approximately 1.64-m tall, male, dark-complexioned with tribal marks and Yoruba by tribe. His last known address is 3rd Power, Oke Eletu, Ikorodu.
If seen, contact the nearest police station or call 0803 688 5727. The Commissioner of Police, Lagos State Command, CP Idowu Owohunwa, hereby offers a handsome reward of N1,000,000 (One Million Naira Only) to anyone with useful information leading to his arrest.”
There were reports on social media claiming Mohbad and Primeboy had a rift before his demise.
Reacting to the rumours via Instagram video, primeboy claimed they were on good terms before he died.
“I keep seeing a lot of rumours out there, that something happened on Sunday, maybe that led to the death of Mohbad. Nothing happened on Sunday. Nothing happened between me and my friend, we were fine from the Island,”
“Whoever says I kill my friend, God will judge you except if I have a hand in it. What really happened that Sunday, me and Mohbad were on stage together and Mohbad was f**king high that day.
“So he sat down in his car after we came down from the stage. His wife was sitting in our middle so I do not know anything that happened, he was just grumpy. He wanted to get out of the car and I was like do not get down, wait, let me go and clear the road
“Please I know nothing about it 8k I did not even touch Mohbad. He hit me, I did not even do anything. God knows, his wife was there also and the Prado man and security. Please do not say what you do not know to make your investigation. I did not have any issues with Mohbad, he called me all the time I do not stay with them please, and please I know nothing.”