During the solemn candlelit tribute held in honour of the late artist Mohbad, an unexpected incident involving superstar Davido has emerged online. A video that has gone viral captures Davido accidentally knocking over a fan’s phone as they tried to capture a glimpse of the singer.
The anticipation for Mohbad’s candlelight ceremony had been steadily growing, with fans and fellow artists eagerly awaiting the event. Davido had previously expressed his intention to attend the ceremony, and his presence demonstrated both his respect for the departed artist and his dedication to supporting his fellow musicians.
The candlelight procession took place on Thursday, September 21st, at the Lekki Phase 1 gate at 5 pm, followed by a tribute concert at 8 pm at Muri Okunola Park. Many commended Davido for his commitment to honouring Mohbad’s memory despite his busy schedule, showcasing not only his status as a celebrated artist but also his compassionate nature.
Even before the candlelight ceremony, Davido’s generosity and support for Mohbad’s family were apparent. The singer had donated a substantial sum of 2 million naira to assist the grieving family during their time of need.
In addition, a few days prior, Davido had shared a personal revelation about his struggles since Mohbad’s passing. He revealed that he has been grappling with finding peace and rest since the artist’s untimely demise.
The viral video of Davido accidentally flipping the phone at Mohbad’s candlelight ceremony has sparked strong reactions among internet users. While some have criticized him, the majority of people have come to his defence.
One iamblacshun wrote “Too much light on his face na, u wan spoil him eyes”
One adewealtth wrote “He go happy say na davido spoil him phone”
One osinachi 24 wrote “Which kind yeye post be this? Some Nigeria bloggers no get sense, una no dey learn from Oyinbo bloggers?”
One kingrotimii wrote “A well it’s just humans sometimes. OBO is still the baddest”
official_rash_marley wrote “You on phone light for baddest eye dey video am for night, you wan blind am? Them no knock you well ozour”
One juliawww11 wrote “Na why I no fit be celeb be this why will you raise camera for someone face”
One obmasgold9_21 wrote “They don’t know there is time and place for everything na why they turned the candle night to protests) over sabi people”
One cashbenkid wrote “This one think say na happy mind people take come there yesterday.. If get luck say he no take better beatin”