David Adeleke who is popularly known as Davido on Tuesday lost his personal bodyguard, Mr. Tijani to the cold hands of death.
Mr. Tijani according to Davido has been with him for over 10years and has always put the music star first in all dealing to the extent of going all out for the 30billion Naira gang.
Davido; sharing the news on his Twitter handle said it is still looking like a dream as he is yet to believe Uncle Tj has fondly called is gone.
“Please tell me I am dreaming…my Tj gone? What imma do without you uncle Tj ehn…11 years you did all for me”, the tweet reads.
“Put me before you at all times, all the times I wouldn’t wanna wake up for a show or flight you’d carry me like a baby in the car.
Narrating the personality of the Late Mr. Tijani, Davido said his spirit of tolerance is next to none. Uncle Tj irrespective of Davido’s actions and in-action he will always manage the excesses of the musician.
“No matter what I did right or wrong, you were there for me, to allow me to spend money sometimes nah problem.
“Every time, ‘David don’t worry I’ll use my card’, you were such a big person with a baby heart. Everyone loves you, I wanna wake up late for a show so you’d come and carry me again.
“I don’t even know what I am typing man…RIP UNCLE TIJANI..tired of being ‘Strong’.
Report has it that Davido never made an official announcement on Tuesday when the news breaks and went viral on social media but only shared a post indicating he was heartbroken.
Aloma of Davido Music Worldwide (DMW) who is also a member of the crew further confirmed the bodyguard’s death on his IG page.
However, several fans across the globe and back home in Nigeria has expressed condolences to the music star.