In preparation for the burial of the late Afrobeat singer Mohbad, Nollywood actresses Tonto Dikeh and Iyabo Ojo have visited a funeral home to select a casket for the late singer.
Following the exhumation of Mohbad’s body for autopsy, his remains were deposited at the mortuary pending a proper funeral.
Iyabo Ojo made an announcement on her Instagram page that a funeral home had offered its services for free, including providing a fancy casket.
In a video shared on social media, Tonto Dikeh and Iyabo Ojo were seen at the funeral home, carefully selecting a white casket for the late singer.
The funeral home also provided additional benefits such as a discount for the vault, free pallbearers, free horn men, two fresh wreaths, two wreath bearers, and a horse carriage.
News About Nigeria gathered that Iyabo Ojo expressed her gratitude to the CEO of Ebony Vault Ikoyi for the generous contributions to ensure a befitting burial for Mohbad.
“A visit to EBONY VAULT IKOYI in preparation for General MOHBAD’s befitting burial…
“The Ceo of @ebonyfuneralng gave us A free casket, A free hall, A huge discount for the vault, A free pall bearers, A free horns men, 2 fresh wreaths, 2 wreath bearers, A horse carriage, Thanks to my sister @tontolet,” Iyabo Ojo wrote.
News About Nigeria reported that Mohbad, whose real name is Ilerioluwa Aloba, passed away on September 12 and was buried the following day.
His sudden death raised questions and prompted the authorities to exhume his corpse and conduct an autopsy, the results of which have not been officially disclosed by the police.