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Nigerian star D'banj's son dies in pool accident

TRAGIC: D'Banj with his son, Daniel Oyebanjo III (Photo credit: Instagram)

POPULAR NIGERIAN singer D'banj's son has died in a tragic pool accident.

Daniel Oyebanjo III who turned a year in May died on Sunday (June 24) after he drowned inside a pool at Dbanj’s residence in ikoyi, Lagos State.

D'banj did not directly confirm the death of Daniel Oyebanjo III, but posted a black image on his Instagram account with the caption: "Trying Times. But my God is Always and Forever Faithful."

He was at the BET Awards in Los Angeles at the time of his son's death.

Trying Times ????????. But my God is Always and Forever Faithful ????.

A post shared by D'banj D Kokomaster (@iambangalee) on

It's been reported that the remains of the child has been moved to the morgue.

Tributes have been pouring in for the singer's loss. Nigerian singer Davido, who was also at the BET Awards, sent his condolences to D'Banj during his acceptance speech for winning Best International Act.

Nigerian Senator, Ben Murray Bruce also joined other Nigerians in consoling musician. He tweeted: "I am really really sad to read about the death of your lovely son. Death of a child is the saddest thing for any parent. On behalf of my family and I, please do accept our sincerest sympathy".

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