David Adeleke, Nigerian Afropop singer better known as Davido, and Chioma Avril Rowland, his much-acclaimed girlfriend, have welcomed the arrival of their first child together.
Nigerian superstar David Adedeji Adeleke alias Davido has today October 20 welcomed his first child with fiancé Chioma Avril Rowland. Davido took to his Twitter page on Sunday to share a picture where he can be seen carrying the newborn.
According to an announcement by Davido on Twitter to his over 5.5 million followers, his son David Adedeji Adeleke Jr. was born on Sunday morning.
“OMOBA TI DE!!! DAVID ADEDEJI ADELEKE Jr I !! D PRINCE IS HERE!!!! 20 – 10 – 2019 !!! Love you my STRONG WIFE!!! I LOVE YOU!!!!!,” Davido wrote.
Davido had on Saturday night shared a picture of Chioma and himself at the hospital. He also told a fan that he was in the delivery room with his wife-to-be.
“I Dey delivery room brother ! Make we talk this matter after,” he had written in reaction to the fan who had asked him about his album.
Last month, the Afropop singer had asked Chioma to spend the rest of her life with him, after which the duo’s families celebrated the union in a blissful introduction ceremony.
Few weeks later, Davido broke the news that his wife-to-be was pregnant. Chioma would later embark on a baby shopping spree but not for their unborn child.
Chioma, 24, is reported to have met Davido while studying economics at Babcock University.
Families of the two lovebirds met a few weeks ago in an introduction ceremony said to have kick-started Davido and Chioma’s wedding preparations.
According to the award-winning singer, their 2020 wedding will be a star-studded affair with R&B singer Chris Brown allegedly expressing interest to attend.
In an interview with Nigeria’s Hot 97, Davido claimed that the Loyal crooner had requested to be one of the groomsmen.
“Chris say he wan dey my train oooo. Imagine Chris in attire!” He tweeted.
A huge development having popped the magical question to the Babcock University-trained economist on September 12 at an exclusive restaurant in London, United Kingdom.
“I love you @davidoofficial (You didn’t even let me wax yet),” she responded.