The deceased was a close friend of Timmy Sinclair (Trikytee), one of the housemates in the just concluded reality TV show, Big Brother Naija.
Sinclair, in a post on his Instagram page on Monday, mourned the deceased.
“Words fail me…we spoke just a few days ago…Rip Bro… Still cannot believe it,” he wrote.
However, the police claimed that the Plateau State indigene was crushed to death by a hit-and-run driver.
The state Police Public Relations Officer, Muyiwa Adejobi, explained that the motorcyclist was hit from the rear by the driver of a white bus on a BRT lane.
He said, “The motorcyclist and the driver of a white bus plied the BRT lane and in the process of avoiding arrest, the motorcyclist made a U-turn on the corridor and was hit by the bus driver; the passenger fell and died.