- Singer Liya recently dedicated a special post to her boss and 30BG leader, Davido, on the occasion of his 30th birthday
- The DMW first lady showered heartfelt prayers on Davido as she wished him a happy birthday celebration
- Liya’s post, however, didn’t go down well with some of the singer’s fans who ‘knocked' her for calling him by name
DMW first lady, Liya, joined industry colleagues who took out time to celebrate 30BG musician, Davido, on his 30th birthday.
Liya shared photos of herself and the Stand Strong hitmaker on her Instagram page.
In her caption, she showered heartfelt prayers on the singer and extended her sincere appreciation to him.
“Happy Birthday, David. I pray you find comfort today. I pray you always have a reason to smile. I love you. Thank you for all you do. I pray for your prayers and may God continue to bless you and protect you. Amen,” Liya’s post read.
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However, a portion of Liya’s message where she called her boss by name triggered 30BG fans who lashed out at her.
Many accused her of being disrespectful to the singer with the way she addressed him in the birthday post.
See screenshots of comments sighted on her page below:
Social media users react
"But people get problem o Wetin make she call am? Uncle David or daddy David Tori ko yemi."
"But his name is DAVID? Abi una want make she call am ‘Daddy’?"
"If you’ve hung out with Davido you’ll know they all call him David instead. Una too do. I don’t even let my little ones call me aunty."
"She should have called him Davido. David sounds too inti.mate."
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"Anyhow una like make una paint this matter he’s better addressed by her as davido than David that’s her boss n he deserves some respect, or is that how y’all call ur boss at work? Even for abroad subordinate address their boss as Mr or Miss/Mrs!!"
"Some Nigerian Youths are really JOBLESS!!! Tueh."
Dbanj celebrates Davido's birthday
Meanwhile, Legit.ng reported that singer Dbanj disclosed that he had a discussion with Davido in a birthday post shared on Instagram.
The Kokomaster urged the grieving singer not to forget about everything they talked about.
Many hailed Dbanj for reaching out to the singer while noting that he is in the best position to do so since he has suffered a similar tragedy.