Popular fashion entrepreneur, Toyin Lawani has defended DBanj’s
wife, Lineo, who has been widely criticised and blamed for the death
of their one-year-old son, Daniel.
Daniel was confirmed dead on Sunday after he drowned at Dbanj’s
Ikoyi residence in Lagos.
Some Nigerians on social media had heaped the blame on her for
being careless. They attributed the death of the one-year-old to
negligence on the part of Lineo, his mother.
However, Toyin in a post shared on her Instagram page, asked that
Lineo should be given a break and that such unfortunate thing
She called on critics to stop hateful words, adding that Dbanj’s wife
could hurt herself more.
She narrated the story of how her son, Tenor, who almost drowned
in a pool where she had gone to work while Tenor was being looked
after by her nanny.
She said that the incident does not in anyway make her a bad
Toyin added “I had to put this right here, I’m super irritated, this is
not about any of us, but we can learn from our mistakes,that’s why I
said people pointing fingers should go watch how it happened to my
son, because it happened so fast and I was right there,no one is
selling any market here,just stating the obvious.
“I can’t believe even in death, people still criticize, Jesus is lord?
Today is not the day for trolling and point fingers,Give yourselves
“I was so disappointed with the comments I read online about this
issue, why do you people do this all the time,it’s so sad for our
nation to always bring down people, even at their lowest.