“Please Help Me”: Daddy Fresh Cries Out, Opens Up About Having Kidney Failure and Partial Stroke

“Please Help Me”: Daddy Fresh Cries Out, Opens Up About Having Kidney Failure and Partial Stroke

  • A video of Nigerian singer Daddy Fresh crying out for help on social media has sparked massive reactions
  • In the viral clip, Daddy Fresh revealed that he was suffering from kidney failure, partial stroke, and prostrate illness
  • Daddy Fresh, in the trending clip, solicited help from Nigerians, asking them to help him stay alive

Veteran Nigerian singer Onyebuchi Micheal, aka Daddy Fresh, recently trended online after a video of him soliciting financial support from Nigerians went viral.

In the viral clip, Daddy Fresh revealed that he has been suffering from a series of ailments which has rendered him bedridden.

Daddy Fresh cries out for help
Veteran singer Daddy Fresh cries out for help and solicits donations from Nigerians as he battles deadly ailments. Photo credit: @daddy_fresh_naija
Source: Instagram

Fresh noted that he was recently diagnosed with kidney failure, partial stroke and prostate cancer.

He shared that he was forced to come online to solicit funds because he no longer has money to take care of himself.

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I've helped people in the past - Fresh

In his viral video, the veteran singer lamented that he was in dire need of help while noting that he has also helped others in the past.

He noted that he only wants to stay alive, healthy, and active.

See the viral video below:

Nigerians react to Daddy Fresh's video

Here are some of the reactions that trailed Daddy Fresh's video:


"How can we donate ? ….the economy is kinda tough.. but we will try our best to donate the little we have."


"We don’t know what everyone is going through, reminder to be kind! Even online be kind and stop trolling."


"If LIFE never hit you then you will think others are lazy or unlucky and na you wise pass, I wish you quick recovery Brother."

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"This Man was the Rave."


"You can now copy comments by triple tap who else noticed."


"Men, please reduce your alcohol intake. Stop taking monkey tail or competing on who go finish martel bottles in 5 minutes. Stop damaging your liver . May God heal you. Thank God for my wife."


"This man really needs help but from what I heard about him,he lived a very useless life as a celeb,collect people wife chop people money with very bad attitude wey him get as a person but I pray God restores your health Amen."


"He sang eleru gberu e 17 years ago."


"Our musical and nollywood veterans don’t deserve this type of lifestyle, where they can’t cater for themselves. Something needs to be done about it."

"My wife donated her kidney to me" - Eedris Abdulkareem

In other entertainment news, Legit.ng recalls reporting when Eedris Abdulkareem spoke about his wife, Yetunde, and how she decided to give him one of her kidneys.

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The Mr Lecturer crooner shared this emotional story while on The Honest Bunch podcast, where he explained how his wife volunteered to give him one of her kidneys.

The music star explained that after it was confirmed that his kidneys had failed, his wife asked the doctors right on the spot if she could donate one of hers to him.

Source: Legit.ng

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