Ace Nigerian music producer, Michael Collins Ajereh aka Don Jazzy has donated the sum of N1.5 million to enable 100 young Nigerians learn how to code.
The Mavin records boss made the donation following an appeal by the Founder of Code Hub Africa, Chizom Echehieuka that he (Jazzy) should sponsor 100 youths for the programme which costs N15k per person.
”Dear @DONJAZZY Please would you like to sponsor 100 Nigerian youths to learn how to code at our online mentorship program (Code Hub Africa Tech). It’s 15k per person. Thank you.
Please tag Rihanna’s boyfriend if you want to be part of this sponsorship,” Chizom wrote.
On seeing the post, Don Jazzy, swiftly sent the N1.5 million into the Tech firm founder’s account and said that he should select serious students
He tweeted; ”Ok boss. Just sent 1.5Million Naira to your Vbank account.”
On his part, Chizom expressed gratitude and said the selected students would make Nigeria proud.
”Baba Don Jazzy, God bless you. The Mentees go make Nigeria proud. History will not forget you baba,” he replied.
Don Jazzy then shared screenshots to prove that the payment has been done and wrote;
”Pls pick serious students o. Here is the 1.5m”