They Need It More: Davido Sets Up 5-Member Committte To Share N251m Across Orphanages in Nigeria

They Need It More: Davido Sets Up 5-Member Committte To Share N251m Across Orphanages in Nigeria

  • Nigerians have stormed singer Davido's Instagram page after he shared wht he would be doing with the money he got from friends
  • The singer shared a video to thank everyone who sent money to his account, including those that gave their widow's mite
  • The father of three then stated that he won't be keeping the money as he believes that he can impact lives with it

Davido says he will be giving out the N201m he received from his friends, fans, and business associates to orphanages across Nigeria.

The father of three stated that he would add a whopping sum of N50m to the money he got.

Noting that he got a total of N201m, the singer said he wasn't expecting to receive so much as the issue started out as a joke among him and his friends.

Davido is set to give out the money he got from friends. Photos: @davido
Source: Instagram

Davido said the money he received has made him to see that his impact in the life of others is being appreciated.

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Stating that giving out the money does not mean he does not need it, the Assurance crooner noted that there are people who need it more than he does.

The musician has listed the names of his five-members committee who will ensure that the money is distributed to all the orphanages in Nigeria.

Watch him speak below:

Read his press statement below:

Nigerians react

Many were in awe of the singer's decision.


"Jesus! What manner of a man?!"


"A KinG and more."

"I said it.....he might probably give it all out! He just did!"




"A king I stand."


"Can we make him Nigerian President already?"


"God has raised upcoming leaders for Nigeria."


"Dav, you're truly sent from heaven. I knew this would be the outcome. God bless you brother."


"Some orphanage homes are business centers tho. Make them do proper research and give the real orphanages home who are in dire need of the fund. Tankioo."

Davido says he might give the money away

The much-loved entertainer in a post shared online took many by surprise after saying he might be giving out the money to charity.

As at the time when the singer shared his mind about the money, he had already amassed about N184 million in his bank account.

Davido’s suggestion of giving the money away to charity stirred massive reactions online. Many couldn’t help but note that they would be tailing his social media pages in case he announces a giveaway.


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