Femi Falana, a well-known Human Rights Lawyer and Senior Advocate of Nigeria, recently had a visit from Omowunmi Aloba, the wife of the late singer Ilerioluwa Aloba, also known as Mohbad.
This visit was to seek justice for her deceased husband.
He was laid to rest the following day.
The sudden and unexpected death of this talented singer has sparked widespread calls for a thorough investigation into the circumstances surrounding his untimely demise.
Responding to these demands, Omowunmi Aloba reached out to Femi Falana, renowned for his unwavering advocacy for human rights and justice.
In an interview with Punch, Mr. Falana confirmed Mrs. Aloba’s visit to his office and her request for legal support in her quest for justice for her late husband.
He assured her of his dedication to assisting her in uncovering the truth and ensuring accountability.
Femi Falana took proactive steps to ensure that the matter is given proper attention within the legal system.
He disclosed that he had a meeting with Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Idowu Owohunwa, to discuss the case.
During their meeting, Commissioner Owohunwa reportedly assured Mr. Falana that a thorough investigation had already been initiated into the circumstances surrounding Mohbad’s death.
“The young widow of Ilerioluwa Oladimeji Aloba, also known as Mohbad, visited our office yesterday (Tuesday) to seek support in pursuing justice for her late husband.
“While sympathising with her and the entire Aloba family, we assured her of our unalloyed commitment to ensure that the circumstances of the unfortunate death of the Nigerian rapper, singer, and songwriter were unearthed.
“Thereafter, we held a meeting with the Lagos State Commissioner of Police, Mr Idowu Owohunwa, in respect of the investigation being conducted by the police in respect of the matter. The CP furnished me with the progress made so far in the investigation.