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Davido donates his Sh54m gift

He redirected money fans and family sent him to orphanages

In Summary

• Davido asked friends to send him Sh272,000 each to appreciate him on his birthday

Singer Davido
Singer Davido
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Nigerian singer Davido donated all the money he received from fans, family and friends to orphanages across Nigeria.

Davido asked his friends to send him Sh272,000 each to appreciate him on his 29th birthday.

Davido later took to his page and expressed gratitude as he shared screenshots showing how much some of his friends had sent him.

"Let's keep going!!! Love you guys. Man, I am speechless," he wrote.

In a statement, the music star said he has set up a committee that will manage and distribute the money to orphanages across the country.

"I am delighted to announce that all the funds received totalling N200,000,000 (Sh54 million) will be donated to orphanages across Nigeria as well as the Paroche Foundation," he said.