NIGERIAN singer, David Adeleke, popularlly known as Davido, says he plans to give away the 200 Million Naira donations received from his friends and fans to some orphanages across the country.
He said that he would add N50,000, 000 to the amount to make it a total of 250 Million Naira.
Expressing his appreciation to his friends, colleagues and fans, he said he had always been passionate about giving back to the society.
The full statement posted on his Twitter handle reads:
Friday,.. 19TH NOVEMBER 2021
DONATION OF NGN 250,000,000.00 TO ORPHANAGES ACROSS NIGERIA
“I wish to express my sincere gratitude to my friends, colleagues, fans, and the public for the generous expressions of love in recent days. In my usual playful manner, I requested a few days ago that my friends and colleagues send money in celebration of my birthday. The response and outcome exceeded my expectations, as I received about NGN 200,000,000.00 in less than two days. I truly appreciate everyone who donated hard-earned funds and I am very thankful for your generosity.”