Lately, Davido, the multiple award-winning popstar, has been within the news for a sort gesture in direction of orphans within the nation. Days in the past, the enduring artiste requested his associates and followers to donate 1,000,000 naira every to him for his birthday.
The singer famous that he deliberate to make use of the cash to ‘clear’ his newly acquired Bentley. After two days, the FEM singer garnered about N201m which was donated to his Wema bank account.
Nonetheless, in a twist of occasion, the singer introduced that he could be including N50m to the N201m and donating it to orphanages throughout Nigeria. He additional inaugurated a committee that can disburse the funds.
Whereas many Nigerians lauded the singer’s variety gesture, veteran Nigerian singer, Baba Fryo, opined that he was disenchanted that the singer uncared for him, ‘a recognized face’, in his attempting occasions, solely to present unknown orphans N250m.
In a speech by way of his Instagram account, the ‘Dem Go Dey Pose’ singer stated, “There’s something that I’ve been seeing on social media that somebody gifted orphanages N250m. To me, the factor is humorous. I bear in mind once I was depressed, they tagged a lot of my colleagues; they tagged Davido, Tuface, and others however none of them responded. It was people who have by no means seen me on this life, people who have no idea me that responded.
“This N200m that I’m listening to about and seeing on social media is shocking to me. If somebody like me who’s well-liked and well-known was not helped, it’s folks and orphanages that nobody is aware of that’s being helped; they’re been given N250m, it’s so humorous. I’ll advise Nigerians and Black folks to be smart and cease all this stuff.
“White folks don’t do all this stuff. All what we’re doing will look so humorous to them. I’m not saying that giving cash to orphanages is a nasty factor as a result of I’m an envoy to an NGO that I don’t gather a dime from. However humorous sufficient, once I was depressed and had issues, the NGO didn’t reply. You see how we’re. Now I’m seeing N200m and they’re posting it all over the place; Davido provides cash to orphanages and inaugurates a five-man committee to distribute that cash. The whole lot sounds humorous to me.
“If I see somebody doing good, I admire them; I’m not saying it’s a unhealthy factor. I simply need to ask folks why somebody like me that individuals know, who cried out; why did they not assist the individual that they know? It’s the people who they have no idea or can see their faces that they’re serving to out with N250m. Let’s all suppose; will we name that wickedness or ignorance?
“I tagged the Delta, Rivers and Lagos State authorities, none of them got here to my assist. Is that wickedness or ignorance? However right this moment I’m seeing that N250m goes to be distributed to orphanages throughout Nigeria. I’ll advise Nigerians to open their eyes.”