Celebrities and fans of multiple award-winner Davido have hailed him for donating N250m orphanage homes in Nigeria.
The singer earlier announced that he will donate N250m to orphanages across Nigeria after fans and colleagues gifted him over N200m for his birthday.
The pop star took to his social media pages on Saturday to disclose that he will donate the sum of N250m to orphanages across Nigeria.
In a statement titled: ‘Donation Of NGN 250,000,000.00 To Orphanages Across Nigeria’
After receiving about N201m from friends, colleagues, and fans, the ‘FEM’ singer said he will add N50 and give all N251m back to Nigerians.
Reacting to Davido’s move, celebrities and fans hailed him for his gesture.
Nigerian popular businessman, Obi Cubana, veteran media personality, Dele Momodu, actress Annie Idibia, and singer Peruzzi among others on Saturday hailed Davido for donating N250m to orphanages across Nigeria.
Reacting to Davido’s move, Obi Cubana, who was one of the celebrities that donated cash to the singer, took to his Instagram page to hail him.
Cubana said, “Davido donates N250m to orphanages! You see what we are talking about? A king will always be a king!
“We all rise by lifting others. It’s not about how much we have but having the mind to help when and where we can. Together, we can all make the world a better place! Thank you King David for impacting the world positively. Thank you.”
Momodu, whose niece, Sophia, has a child for Davido, also hailed the singer, saying, “Well done King David; a phenomenal influence well utilised.”
Referring to Davido as her cousin, Nollywood actress, Wumi Toriola, said, “Blood is thicker than water. Davido, my own man of the year. My cousin to the world. Queen Lateefah’s lineage. I hate to boast about fam but it is what it is. Love and light.”
Also, Nigerian actress, Annie Idibia said, “You Are a rare blessing to your kids, generation will always find grace everywhere they go.”
Indigenous gospel singer, Yinka Ayefele, said, “This is why I love this young man, @Davido, he stands out. The wisdom of God will never depart from you, my dear brother.”
Commenting on that @peruzzi_vibes said, “I love you! nobody like you o! God bless you!! God bless you!! God bless you David! You will never lack. Amen.”
Asides from celebrities, fans have also hailed the singer for his philanthropic deed.
@miss_socrates said, “Thank you, this will go a long way. It gives me goosebumps to imagine that the poor, who are offline will reap the entire fruit that was sown online.”