Instagram comedian, Ganiyu Kehinde Morufu, popularly known as Ijoba Lande, has been declared missing by his family.
Lande is reported to have left the house without his phone on Sunday night, March 26, and is yet to return home.
His wife, in a video going viral, had cried out over the comedian’s sudden disappearance alongside an official statement that reads:
“This is to inform the public that IJOBA LANDE left home to an unknown destination on the 26th of march around 9:00 pm and up till now we can find him.
“We have reported the case at the nearest police station and with their help, they help us to send a signal to the radio station please if you noticed anything you can dm his account or @ijesaekun.
“He left his phone at home after breaking his fasting on the 26th that was the last time we heard from him”.
The news sent shockwaves throughout the entertainment industry, with many of his colleagues and fans expressing concern and sending prayers for his safe return.
Actress Nkechi Blessing raised alarm over his disappearance.
Sharing a photo of him, she urged the public to contact the nearest police station if they see him anywhere.
“Please if you have seen this face anywhere kindly contact the nearest police station. He has been missing for the last 3 days…. God bless you as you share”.
The likes of Kolawole Ajeyemi, Mosun Filani, Toyin Adewale, Yetunde Bakare, and Cute Abiola took to the comedian’s comment section to pray for his return.
Cute Abiola wrote, “Ah! God abeg”.
Toyin Adewale wrote, “Jesus! May He return back home safely IJN”.
Mosun Filani wrote, “Olorun a seni riri… God’s protection on him”.
Kolawole Ajeyemi wrote, “Ahhhhh God will protect him”.
Yetunde Bakare wrote, “Haaaa May Almighty Allah keep and return him safely”.
Comedian Cute Abiola also called people’s attention to the whereabout of the comedian. He wrote:
“Ah, what is going on? Ijoba Lande is missing
kilonshele ? Any one here knows about his Wer about pls ? ah !”
May God grant the comedian a safe return.