Reacting to fans and friends’ show of love, Davido who is currenting trending on twitter says he is speechless as fans raise millions of naira.
IT NEWS NIGERIA Writer
The global music star opened a Wema Bank account and asked his fans to donate.
Davido told his fans on Wednesday 17th November: “If you know I’ve given you a hit song…send me money… una know una selves ooo,” he initially wrote on Instagram before adding his account details, “David Adeleke, Wema Bank Account Number: 0123044967.
Reacting to Davido’s tweet earlier, Rinu Oduala @savvyrinu tweeted: “If Davido doesn’t reach 200m in the next 1 hour, I may have to step in”.
Less than 24 hours after he made the post, friends and fans started dropping money into the account, with N151 million already donated at the time of filing this report.
Davido (@davido) Tweeted:
Young Nigerians have continued to show brand love for Nigeria’s leading digital-driven financial institution, Wema Bank, with music superstar, Davido being the latest to identify with the bank.
In another Instagram post, he wrote: “We rise by lifting others, abi. Me I don dey raise, dey lift others for the past 100 years. So, I want to know who my friends are . All my friends, one, one million naira. Shey they say we are 30 BG. If you don’t send your own. You are out of here. You are gone.”
The development has sent Nigeria’s social media agog with tweets and others commenting on instagram since yesterday.
Some celebrities have also started tweeting their account numbers to their fans too.
Reacting to the development yesterday, Davido wrote : “I just opened this account today, just for this!!! From 0 to 33!!! Let’s keep going!!! Love you guys. Man, I’m speechless.” The singer turns 29 on Friday.