…As friends donate to his N100m Challenge
…Wema Bank wants to meet with me — Davido
Millions of Naira donations have been dropping for the multiple awarding winning pop star, Davido, hours after he asked his friends and fans to donate N1m each to him for his birthday.
The singer posted a video on his Instagram story, calling on those he had helped in the music industry to send him a million naira each.
He had said: “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 (sic).”
Within one hour, his fans and friends sent in over N53m. So far, the pop star has gotten about N150m.
The donors include Obi Cubana and Femi Otedola, E-Money, Patoranking, Zlatan Ibile, Adekunle Gold, Mr Eazi, Nengi, Chike, Teni, Charles of Play, Cubana Chiefpriest, Naira Marley, M.I, Phyno, Eniola Badmus, Nasboi, Sydney Talker, and Peruzzi.
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.
Kid comedians, Ikorodu Bois, donated N5000 while Baba Ali sent N1.5m. MC Galaxy, N3m and Oba Elegushi, N5m.
Sophia Momodu, Davido’s baby mama, also sent an undisclosed sum.
The singer said on his Twitter account that Wema Bank he opened account with for the fundraising, wanted to have a meeting with him. “Wema wanna have a meeting,” he tweeted.
The bank in return posted an inscription: “Na bank wey Davido dey use we go dey use now.”
Davido said he was emotional due to the overwhelming show of love. He tweeted: “I’m actually crying !! Just be good to pple man !!!! God ! I really love you guys man.” (sic)