- Nigerian singer Runtown has announced his intentions to help people who don’t have money to buy foodstuff at this time
- Runtown took to his Twitter page to make his intentions known
- The singer said that he would donate N10 million
Nigerian singer Douglas Jack Agu, popularly known as Runtown has announced his intentions to donate N10 million to people who cannot afford to buy foodstuff in this period of coronavirus.
The coronavirus pandemic is taking a toll on the source of revenue of people in Nigeria as the infection has negatively impacted businesses.
To combat the disease, state governments are coming up with strategies that may not favour people’s finances but would ensure that they come out safe from the present challenge that the country currently faces.
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While Nigerians have been advised to shop for all basic necessities as they have been told to stay at home, not everyone has the resources to buy what they need. Thankfully, some celebrities have been rising to the occasion and helping the less-privileged.
The latest celebrity to donate his quota is music star Runtown. Taking to the popular micro-blogging platform, Twitter, the musician noted that times are tough.
He stated that he is certain that there are people with no money to buy what they would need to survive the present situation in the country. As a result of that, Runtown said he would be giving out N10 million.
He told his fans and followers to drop their account numbers in his comment section. As at the time of writing this story, Runtown’s tweet was liked over 22, 000 times and retweeted over seven thousand times.
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In a related story, Legit.ng earlier reported that Tonto Dikeh asked her fans to join her in buying sanitizers for less privileged. The single mother of one took to her social media page to call on people to join her in donating hand sanitizers to others. She said that she wanted to donate 200 bottles to people.
She called on her fans and followers to send their widow’s mite so that more people would be privileged to have it. The actress noted that educating people who cannot afford a bottle of sanitizer is a waste of the lecture.
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