No parent will ever pray to bury their own child but unfortunately death does not respect anyone  in respective of age. Afrobeat star Dbanj real name Oladapo Daniel Oyebanjo was at the 2018 BET Award when he received a call about the tragic death of his son and only child Daniel Oyebanjo D’ Third  who celebrated his 1st birthday just one month ago.

R.I.P Daniel D’Third

According to a source close to the family, On Sunday afternoon, while Dbanj was away the family received visitors at their residence in Ikoyi Lagos, Daniel was left to play with other kids more older than him but managed to slip into the backyard where he fell into the swimming pool. His mum started panicking when she could not find him among the other kids until they searched around the home where they found his body in the pool. He was quickly rushed to the hospital but was pronounced dead on arrival by the doctor.

Dbanj and late son

Dbanj and late son by the swimming pool

Tribute and condolences has been pouring in by fans all over the world including celebrities and colleagues in the industry, one of them is music sensation Davido aka OBO who recently won an award for the best international act at the just conclude BET award also attended by Dbanj, In his acceptance speech, he sent a condolence message to Dbanj on the lost of his son.

Davido gave a condolence message to big brother Dbanj after winning the BET award

May the soul of the departed rest in perfect peace. Amen










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