Sophia Momodu, the first babymama of Afrobeats singer, Davido has tendered a heartfelt apology to everyone over the birthday post of her daughter, Imade Adeleke.
The singer’s first daughter also paid a tribute to her late brother, Ifeanyi Adeleke.
Seven years old Imade Adeleke who took a break from social media after the tragic death of Ifeanyi, posted a happy birthday message to their dad, Davido.
She shared a photo of him holding on to his daughters while carrying Ifeanyi; an act of tribute to the departed young one.
She wrote: “Happy birthday daddy! I wish you peace, joy & love” Imade captioned the beautiful photo.
Netizens dragged Sophia Momodu
Imade’s birthday wish was not welcomed by many as they dragged her mother, Sophia Momodu for what is tagged as an “Insensitive and sheer wickedness” post.
It is worth noting that Sophia Momodu never acknowledged Ifeanyi Adeleke when he was alive.
Sophia Momodu tenders apology
Having been dragged for being insensitive and preying on the soul of the departed young one, Sophia Momodu tendered a heartfelt apology to everyone as she noted that the intention of the post is different from what Netizens took it as.
Taking a swipe at Ifeanyi’s death, Sophia who according to reports never called Davido to console him said she is trying her best to guide Imade through the difficult emotion of losing her brother.
She wrote: I realize that the earlier post may come across as insensitive and I sincerely apologize as that was not the intention.
Imade deeply loves her father and all her siblings, and as a mother, I’m doing my best to guide her through the difficult emotion of grief. from the loss of her brother whilst trying to celebrate her father’s birthday.
I ask for your consideration and hope that you all can be understanding during these times. Thank you.