VIDEO: Why I donated N251m to orphanages - Davido

VIDEO: Why I donated N251m to orphanages - Davido

Singer and songwriter, David Adeleke aka Davido has explained why he resolved to give orphanages across the country the N201 million solicited from friends as well as his personal donation of an extra N50 million.

In a video shared on his Instagram account, the 'High' singer explained that he is not being corky, but he knows some persons need it more than he does.

He said; "The love that people have shown me is really unbelievable. I used to question myself like ‘is being a good person even worth it’ because I remember many people be like David you are too nice, you are too free, you are too accessible, you are too this, you are too that and it got to a point where I was even thinking to myself like is this thing affecting me…but these past few days have shown me that no man..I appreciate it.

"A lot of people have called me saying ‘it’s your money, keep it. Don’t listen to what people are saying’. Not to be corky, The money is a lot. I wouldn’t say I don’t need it but I think there are more people who need it more than me.

"People were like sending me N5000, N2000, N3000, N100. This might be their last bar.

"Right now we are at N201 million. I have decided to donate all the money in Nigeria. I am going to add N50 million of my own money. So that I N251 million that I am going to be disbursing”.

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