N250m donation: Emulate Davido, Akpabio tells on businessmen, politicians
The Minister of Niger Delta Affairs, Senator Godwill Akpabio,has called on businessmen and politicians to emulate Nigerian singer, Davido, following the latter’s donation of N250m to Nigerian orphanages.
Akpabio on Wednesday stated that he recently played host to the singer and commended him for his philanthropic act.
Davido had on Saturday announced that the total N200,000,000 raised from his fans and an additional N50,000,000 from his pocket would be taken to orphanage homes to mark his birthday.
Sharing a picture of himself and Davido via his verified Facebook page, the minister said, “I recently played host to our music icon and philanthropist, David Adedeji Adeleke aka Davido.
“His attitude towards the less privileged in society made me call on other Nigerians in politics, business and entertainment sectors to emulate him.
“I commend him on the N250 million humanitarian donations to the less privileged in the society and for joining other like minds in the society to touch and positively affect the lives of the less privileged in our society.
“I wish him a happy birthday and long life to do more for humanity.”