The Lagos State Police Command has launched an investigation into the death of Kambilichukwu, the son of popular actor, Yul Edochie. According to reports, Edochie had reported the death of his son to the Lagos State Police Command and the state’s Police Public Relations Officer, SP Benjamin Hundeyin, confirmed the development on Friday, saying that the matter would be forwarded to the State Criminal Investigation Department today.
Kambilichukwu, who was only 16 years old, died on Thursday morning after developing a seizure and was rushed to the Mother and Child Hospital in Lagos. This tragic news has sent shockwaves throughout the entertainment industry and beyond, as people struggle to come to terms with the sudden loss of such a young life.
Yul Edochie had celebrated his son’s 16th birthday just two months prior to his untimely death, sharing a heartfelt message on his verified Instagram account. He wrote, “A very happy 16th birthday to my first son, Kambilichukwu Leo Yul-Edochie. May God lead and protect you always. With many more happy years. Daddy loves you.”
It is reported that Kambilichukwu developed a seizure while playing football, which led to his untimely death. The exact cause of his seizure is not yet known, and the police investigation aims to shed light on what happened and provide answers for the grieving family.
This devastating news serves as a reminder of the fragility of life and the importance of cherishing every moment we have with our loved ones. Our hearts go out to Yul Edochie and his family during this difficult time, and we hope that the investigation provides them with the closure they need to begin the healing process.