Famous Nigerian Singer, Azeez Fashola Popularly known as Naira Marley is currently trending on social media following the death of Mohbad.
DAILY GIST recalls that Mohbad had conflicts with his boss, Naira Marley, before quitting the label and accused him and his crew of attempting to kill him after being hospitalised for physical abuse.
An old video resurfaced on X (formerly Twitter) in which Mohbad stated that Marlian Music owned by Naira Marley should be held responsible if he dies.
The video, being an Instagram live sees Mohbad who looked very restless and distressed in an unstable manner
Fans of the recently passed singer have launched a series of attacks on famous singer and record label owner Naira Marley, accusing him of having a hand in his death
Some netizens have accused Naira Marley of blocking Mohbad from getting music gigs and endorsements, which all led to him getting depressed
The social media page of the Marlian record label boss has been littered with curses, swears, insults and unfounded allegations.
One of the fans online who has called Naira Marley noted in her post that Naira Marley blocked Mohbad from getting music gigs and endorsements.
The netizen, named @Last_of_5, also noted that Naira intentionally made it look like Mohbad was losing his mind, reporting him to his parents while recording the conversation.
Excerpt of @Last_of_5’s allegations: “That boy’s soul was forced out of him. You took everything from him, you stopped him from feeding and blocked him from getting deals. You made his parents come to beg you and your parents to free him and let him live. Naira Onishiorire, onijere. They will do the same to your children.”
@melanin_amira: “Did you kill mohbad?”
@rugden779: “If you know about mohbad death, you’ll never know peace till you die.”
@amaradyke_: “If you have a hand in Mohbads death, you will die the same way….”
@cubid_c: “In a lawless country like Nigeria,I don’t expect the authorities to arrest you as a prime suspect,but you would answer to your involvement in his death.”
@idandizzle: “My hate for Naira Marley just grew from today.”
@stacy__m112: “Mohbad’s greatest mistake was going into this wicked guys’..record label. Big shame on you Naira. You and your record label made Mohbad depressed You can’t treat everyone equal..then don’t sign them. You off his light your life is ruined.”
@latest_ajals: “I lost my taste to your sound the moment mohbad was announced dead.”
@iamchristopheradebiyi: “Now that @iammohbad is dead…. @nairamarley how market? You don gain? Dem don give u Grammy for that? Lets seat down wait and watch your own ending also.”
However, Naira Marley has taken to social media to express his profound sorrow over the tragic demise of his former signee Mohbad.
In the post, the singer used “heartbreak” emojis, featuring broken heart symbols, to convey the depth of his pain and sadness over Mohbad’s untimely death.
The news of Mohbad’s passing has sent shockwaves throughout the Nigerian music industry and among fans worldwide.