- Nigerian music star, Davido, had been on an international tour for the past few weeks
- The singer has now announced that his tour in North America has been postponed due to coronavirus
- The singer said it was necessary for him to pause the sold-out tour over the safety of his crew members and fans
The coronavirus has moved from being something that seemed harmless and a joking matter to becoming a global crisis.
Almost every part of the world is being brought to its knees as the deadly coronavirus ravages and kills people in thousands.
The virus started in Wuhan, China, but has now spread to all but one continent in the world. Now, there has been news of popular personalities also contracting the virus.
Nigerian music star, Davido Adeleke, who has been on an international tour for the past few weeks has now made the decision to postpone his tour due to fear of coronavirus.
In a post shared by the singer on social media, via his Instagram page, Davido said that it’s with sadness that he decided to halt his tour that has already sold out so far.
However, he admitted that it is the right thing to do and that the safety of his fans and staff is most important at this moment.
In his words: “I’m saddened to halt what has been a fantastic sold-out tour so far, but postponing is the right thing to do. The health and safety of my fans and staff is most paramount and nothing else matters. Be safe and see you all soon! God be with us all!"
See his post below:
In other related news, Legit.ng also reported that Nigerian gospel singer, Sinach, has postponed her South Pacific tour to December over coronavirus.
In a statement posted to her social media accounts, the gospel singer stated that she was committed to the well being of her entire team and fans globally.
The statement reads: "The organizers would like to advise that Sinach's South Pacific tour has been postponed to September 2020. Sinach and her team are committed to the wellbeing and care of their entire team, FANS and every person involved globally. As a result of that commitment, the Sinach Live in Concert tour for the South Pacific has been postponed at this time."
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