- Nigerian music star, Davido, has reacted to the news of the gesture shown towards the family of late basketball legend, Kobe Bryant
- The estate of Kobe Bryant will according to reports receive around $400 million as part of BodyArmor’s $5.6 billion sales to Coca-Cola company
- Davido declared on his Instagram page that the support late Kobe Bryant's family is getting is what one should strive for
Popular Nigerian music star, Davido, talked about the amazing amount the family of late Kobe Bryant will be getting from the Coca-Cola company.
Coke said on Monday, November 1, that it paid a whopping $5.6 billion for the outstanding 85 per cent stake in BodyArmor. Coke originally bought a 15 per cent stake in the line of beverages in the year 2018. Coke announced its purchase to commemorate the two jersey numbers Bryant wore during his NBA tenure.
The BodyArmor move marks the largest single amount Coke has ever paid for a beverage brand. Coke bought Glaceau water for $4.1 billion in the year 2007 and paid $5.1 billion the following year for Costa Coffee
Bryant’s estate, which Forbes reported was worth up to $600 million (360 billion naira) at the time of his death and which widow Vanessa Bryant inherited control of, will see a roughly $400 (240 billion naira) payoff from the deal, the Wall Street Journal reports.
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Davido posted the report on his Instagram story and declared that:
"Dead or alive still supporting the family, that's what we really striving for."
Check out Davido's Instagram story below:
Davido posses with JCole and Trey Songz during basketball game
Legit.ng earlier reported that Davido went to watch a basketball game between the Knicks and Nets at the Madison Square Garden, United States.
During the thrilling basketball match, he was opportune to meet up with other top artists on the international entertainment scene and they shared moments together while they enjoyed the beautiful game.
Davido shared photos of himself posing with rapper JCole and singer Trey Songs and his son Noah watching the basketball match together on his Instagram page for his fans, and Nigerians commented on the lovely photos of the superstars.