Davido, a Nigerian singer, has taken to social media to mourn his late bodyguard of 11 years, Ogbeide Tijani Olamilekan, better known as TJ.
After losing battle to an undisclosed ailment, Tijani reportedly breathed his last on Tuesday.
In a post on his social media pages on Wednesday, Davido recounted his years of friendship with the deceased describing TJ as someone who would always brace the odds just to make him happy.
“Please tell me I am dreaming … my Tj gone ? What am l going to do without you uncle Tj ehn … 11 years you did all for me .. 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 …,” he wrote on Twitter.
“No matter what I did right or wrong you were there for me … to allow me 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 loved you.
“I wanna wake up late for a show so you’d come and carry me again … I don’t even know what I’m typing man … RIP uncle Tijani … tired of being ‘strong.”