Umueke Tagbo, the late friend of the star artiste David Adeleke (aka Davido) died of suffocation.
This was revealed by the postmortem examination conducted on the deceased.
The Lagos State Acting Commissioner of Police, Edgar Imohimi, confirmed the autopsy at a press conference on Wednesday.
The police boss said Davido has been invited for further questioning over the incident.
He further disclosed that Tagbo was said to have taken 40 shots of Tequila at Shasha Bar in Lekki
He said the deceased was abandoned in his car at the hospital by Davido’s driver and two of his friends.
Edgal explained that Davido told the police he only knew of Tagbo’s demise while he was at DNA night club, in Victoria Island, but preliminary investigation has revealed otherwise
Tagbo reportedly died after getting drunk at his birthday party with Davido in attendance.
Nollywood actress, Caroline Danjuma had accused Davido of having a hand in Tagbo’s death, but the singer denied the allegation.
But Pulse is reporting that Davido and others were allegedly playing a drinking game when Tagbo passed out.
The report claims that the drinking game idea allegedly started with Davido who promised to give a brand new iPhone 8 and N200,000 Naira to the winner.
Tagbo who was serious about winning the huge prize took an excess of the alcohol and suffered liver damage which resulted in his death.