Ace Nigerian singer and music executive, David Adeleke also known as Davido has donated the sum of N250 million to orphanages across Nigeria.
The singer made this known in a statement dated Friday, 19th of November 2021, and released on Saturday, November 20, 2021.
According to Davido, he received a total of N200m from friends, fans and colleagues as part of the N100 m challenge he kick started two days ago.
In addition to the 200 million naira, he made a personal donation of 50 million naira, bringing the total amount of money to N250 million, to be distributed to orphanages homes across the country.
He constituted a five-person committee to oversee the distribution of the money.
The singer also revealed that he intends to do a fundraising every year to celebrate his birthday and give back the donation to the poor.
Davido shared a copy of the statement via Twitter and wrote;
”We rise by lifting others”
Read the full statement below: