Nigerian police have taken in eight domestic workers for questioning following the death of the three-year-old son of Afrobeats star Davido.
A police spokesman confirmed to the BBC that Ifeanyi Adeleke, who turned three last month, had drowned on Monday.
According to media reports, it happened in the swimming pool at his parents’ home in the main city of Lagos.
Davido and his fiancée Chioma Rowland, a popular chef and influencer, have not yet commented on their son’s death.
News of the tragic drowning has been trending globally, with fans and colleagues from the entertainment industry sending their heartfelt condolences to the couple.