“Please Tell Me I’m Dreaming” – Heartbroken Davido Pays Tribute To His Late Bodyguard, TJ

Nigerian musician, Davido has written a heartfelt message in honour of his late personal bodyguard, Ogbeide Tijani Olamilekan fondly called TJ.

The singers body guard, TJ died in the early hours of Tuesday, 8th December, 2020 at the age of 36, following a brief illness.

The sad news was shared by his lawyer, Prince, who shared a photo of the late body guard with the caption, “a soldier like no other”.

An aggrieved Davido has now summoned strength to pen down a tribute to him, as he took to his Instagram page to write,

please tell me I am dreaming … my Tj gone ? What imma 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 … 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”

See his post below: