DMW label boss Davido has disclosed that he will be giving out the ₦200 million donation he made on his birthday to selected orphanages in Nigeria.
The singer also stated that he will be adding ₦50 million to the money after setting up a five-man committee that would ensure the monies are disbursed rightly.
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Davido broke the internet on his 29th birthday after he asked his friends to donate ₦1m each to him.
Fans and followers thought the singer was joking when he posted a video on his Instagram story, calling on those he had helped in the music industry to send him a million naira each.
“We rise by lifting others abi? Me I don dey rise dey lifting others for the past 100 years. So, I want to know who my friends are. All of my friends one one million Naira. They said we are 30BG. If you don’t send your own. You out of here. You are gone ” the “Jowo” singer said.
He received over ₦53m in cash transfers in less than one hour.
Some of his donors include Nigerian businessmen, Obi Cubana and Femi Otedola. The singer, however, did not disclose the amount sent to him from the likes of Femi Otedola, Obi Cubana, E-Money, Patoranking, and some others.
Others are Pasuma, Toke Makinwa, Don Jazzy, Focalistic, Ned Okonkwo, Ubi Franklin, Bella Shmurda, Friday Osanebi, Rema, Tunde Ednut, Larry Gaaga, Dorathy Bachor, Bizzle Osikoya, among others.
Brands that donated to Davido include Kolaq Alagbo, Munch It, TravelBeta, among others.
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