Autopsy result has finally confirms the cause of the death of Ifeanyi, 3-year-old son of Davido and Chioma who died on October 31st, 2022 at his dad Banana Island mansion in Lagos.
The Lagos State Police Command on Saturday said the autopsy conducted on the corpse of Ifeanyi revealed that he died as a result of drowning.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the development in a chat with our correspondent
Hundeyin said, “Autopsy has been concluded. It confirms the boy (Ifeanyi) drowned.
Intel Region had earlier reported there were indications that the police might conduct an autopsy to determine whether Ifeanyi died as a result of drowning in a swimming pool at his father’s residence in the Banana Island area of Lagos State.
Note that Ifeanyi who drowned at his dad house was rushed to Evercare Hospital In Lekki where he was pronounced on arrival. Davido and Chioma were on a trip to Ibadan and was left with minders who could explain the tragic death happened.
An impeccable source, who confirmed the development, said it was standard practice for the police to conduct an autopsy in such a case, adding, however, that the police would desist from the move if the deceased family members were against it.
“Though the family members are not saying anything yet because they are still in shock but until anybody says stop, the standard procedure is to conduct an autopsy and we are going to follow that procedure just like in any case of death,” the source said.