The Akwa Ibom boy Utibe who sang popular musician Davido’s hit single ‘IF’ that went viral on social media, making Davido to build his a house has lost his mum.

According to Sham Rock who recorded the widely sung music video, Utibe’s mother died after struggling with an illness that later overpowered her.

Utibe who has two younger sisters is now an orphan.


Shamrock who broke the news wrote thus:

“Rest in peace UTIBES MUM.. U struggled to live, u where always telling me u want to start business I told u to recover first, now I got a call u are gone so soon, if life was to be sold I will buy some more years for u…I tried to battle with ur health,but my best wasn’t good enough, Who will look after utibe and the two younger sisters.. Who will live in the huz we are building for u… I just wish u slept in that huz even for a second.. My heart is heavy. But GOD knows best. Rip ma’am.”


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