Last respect: Davido, B-Red, celebrities gathered as DJ Olu buried in Lagos


Gbenga Abiodun, better known as DJ Olu, was on Thursday laid to rest.

Embattled pop star, Davido, has paid his last respects to his friend.

The burial ceremony took place at 405 close, Emmanuel Chapel, Banana Island, Lagos.

Davido alongside his manager, Asa Asika, and cousin B-Red, among other celebrities, were in attendance.

DJ Olu’s service of songs was held on Wednesday at Olaniwun Ajayi Gardens, Banana Island, with his friends and family members in attendance.

The 25-year-old son of oil magnate, Dapo Abiodun, was found unconscious in his car, alongside a friend identified as Chime Amaechi on October 7.

Meanwhile, his friend, Chime, will also be buried in his hometown in Anambra State, on Saturday, October 15, 2017.

Sequel to this, many allegations have been made regarding his death.

An autopsy report is yet to be released by the police but substances suspected to be hard drugs were said to have been found in the car.

The disc jockey is his second close associate of Davido to die within a week.

Tagbo Umeike, boyfriend of actress Caroline Danjuma, had earlier died after partying with Davido. The police say an autopsy report showed that he died from suffocation.