Nigerian singer D'banj loses son in swimming pool drowning

Nigerian singer D'Banj performs at the inaugural MTV All Africa Stars Concert in Durban, South Africa, in 2013.

Lagos, Nigeria (CNN)Nigerian Afrobeats star D'banj has lost his only son in a drowning incident, according to local media.

Daniel Oyebanjo III, who turned one in May, reportedly died in a swimming pool at the singer's Lagos home.
Although D'banj has not made a comment addressing the death directly, he posted a black background on his Instagram page with the caption: "Trying times but my God is Always and Forever Faithful."

    Trying Times 💔🖤. But my God is Always and Forever Faithful 🙏.

    A post shared by D'banj D Kokomaster (@iambangalee) on

    D'banj, 38, was not in the country when the incident occurred. He was attending the BET awards in Los Angeles.
    He is believed to be flying back to Nigeria to be with his wife, Lineo Kilgrow, local media reported.
    The singer regularly shared pictures of his son on his Instagram page and posted an image of him changing Daniel's soiled diapers on Father's Day.