Rema rewards artist who spent over 100 hours drawing a portrait of him with 200k, Nigerians react

Rema rewards artist who spent over 100 hours drawing a portrait of him with 200k, Nigerians react

- A young man recently took to social media to show off a portrait of singer Rema

- According to @crystalo_aduaka, he spent over 100 hours drawing the portrait and urged people to make sure the entertainer sees it

- Rema on sighting the work of art expressed his appreciation and offered the fan a token

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Award-winning Nigerian singer, Rema, recently rewarded a young man for drawing a portrait of him and posting it on social media.

The artist identified as @crystalo_aduaka, in his tweet, stated that he spent over 100 hours getting the portrait done and appealed to people to tag the singer till he sees it.

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Rema rewards artist who spent over 100 hours drawing a portrait of him with 200k, Nigerians react
Artist spends over 100 hours drawing a portrait of Rema Photo credit: @heisrema/@cryatalo_aduaka
Source: Instagram

Rema's attention was finally drawn to the work of art and he quoted the reply stating how humbled he is.

He also offered the artist a token as compensation for the time spent.

The singer wrote:

"Wow I’m super humbled, thank you so much. Hope you can manage a token of 200k for the time spent, pls DM."

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Check out the tweet below:

As expected, the tweet garnered a lot of reactions, with over 4k comments.

Read some of the comments below:


"Wetin be 200k for that portrait, do you realize how much materials and time spent. Nonsense, I used to love you but not now u don fall my legs."


"You people with comprehension issue here. He said token, not actual price for the painting. He is not buying. A token is an appreciative amount."

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"Music artistes who support their fans show genuine human qualities and this is great to see."

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"This is how it ought to be an Artiste appreciating an Artist, So appreciation everywhere. That's how love is to be spread. @heisrema and @crystal_aduaka."


"Youths promoting fellow youth, things I like to see."

The artist also expressed appreciation to the young entertainer for the recognition and compensation.

Check out the tweet below:

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In other entertainment news, earlier reported that Bobrisky shared an update with his fans who tattooed his name and image on their bodies.

The first set of people that tattooed the crossdresser's name and image on their bodies were given millions of naira and a promise to be taken to Dubai.

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However, as more people joined the list, Bobrisky said that he would be sharing N3 million among all of them.


Maymunah Ajetunmobi is a journalist with two years of working experience in the media industry. She graduated from the University of Ilorin with a Bachelor's Degree in Zoology. Maymunah is an Entertainment Editor because of her passion for writing and media related affairs. She believes in the uniqueness of every individual. Learn more about her on Instagram @munah__a.


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