What started out like a joke for top Nigerian singer, Davido, has now turned out to be arguably one of the most impressive fundraising events to take place in the country in recent times.
It all started when the DMW boss and much loved music star shared a video where he noted that he was always helping people and it was time for them to also show him love.
Davido called out to his friends and crew members to prove their love for him by sending him N1 million.
Not long after that, the Risky crooner also went online to tell his fans who have been blessed with his music to also send N1 million. Billionaires, politicians, kings, music stars and more turn up for Davido, gift him at least N1 million ahead of birthday.
It wasn’t long before this turned into an incredible and impressive show of love and wealth considering the number of people who turned up for the singer.
Davido has always been described as a generous person and fans have always bore witness to this going by his charitable displays on social media.
However, this did not stop them from being blown away by the massive outpouring of love Davido received ahead of his 29th birthday.
The music star initially said he was hoping to meet a target of N100 million so he could clear his Rolls Royce from the port.
He soon made that amount in a matter of hours and increased his target to N200 million. Some of those who showed massive love to Davido includes Nigerian billionaire businessman, Femi Otedola, Nigerian monarch, Oba Elegushi, and other prominent personalities.
We have now gathered a list as well as alert screenshots of some of the prominent Nigerians who gave out N1 million and more to Davido to show him love.
1. Adekunle Gold: Adekunle Gold gifts Davido N1m.
2. Teni: Teni gifts Davido N1m.
3. Peruzzi: Peruzzi gifts Davido N1m.
4. Akin Alabi: Akin Alabi joins Davido’s N1m challenge.
5. Charles of Play: Charles of Play gifts Davido N1 million.
6. Cubana Chiefpriest: Cubana Chiefpriest gifts Davido N1million.
7. Naira Marley: Naira Marley gifts Davido N1million.
8. Patoranking: Patoranking joins Davido’s N1m challenge.
9. Obi Cubana: Obi Cubana gifts Davido undisclosed amount.
10. Femi Otedola: Femi Otedola shakes Davido’s account with ‘alarm’ as he joins N1m challenge.
11. Nasboi: Nasboi gifts Davido N1million.
12. MI: MI gifts Davido N1million.
13. Eniola Badmus: Eniola Badmus gifts Davido N1million.
14. Sydney Talker: Sydney Talker gifts Davido N1million.
15. BBNaija star Dorathy Bachor: BBN’s Dorathy gifts Davido N1million.
16. Phynofino: Phyno gifts Davido N1million
17. MC Galaxy: This music star was one of the few to openly give Davido more than N1m. Galaxy gave the singer N3 million
18. Don Jazzy: Don Jazzy gifts Davido N1million.
19. Rahman Jago: Rahman Jago opted for the bitcoin option and gave Davido some coins
20. Ned Okonkwo: Ned Okonkwo gifts Davido N1million.
21. Victor AD: Victor AD gifts Davido N1million.
22. Oba Elegushi: Obi Cubana gifts Davido an undisclosed amount.
23. Mayorkun: Mayorkun gifts Davido N1million.
24. Ckay: Ckay gifts Davido N1million.
25. Toke Makinwa: Toke Makinwa gifts Davido N1million.
26. Bella Shmurda: Bella Shmurda gifts Davido N1million.
27. Seyi Tinubu: Seyi Tinubu joined Davido’s challenge and upped the ante by gifting him N2 million
28. BBNaija star Nengi: BBN’s Nengi gifts Davido N1million.
29. Blaqbonez: Popular Nigerian music star, Blaqbonez is perhaps one of those who have donated the most so far.
He gifted Davido a whopping N5 million:
30. Zlatan Ibile
At the time of publishing this report, Davido had garnered over N121 million from his fans, fellow celebrities and well-wishers.
Nigerian singer Davido is currently enjoying an outpour of love from his friends and colleagues in the entertainment industry.
The singer initially lashed out at an individual who sent him N10k before he started a roll call of his colleagues that have sent N1 million to him.
Davido mentioned Zlatan, Mr Eazi, Adekunle Gold, Chike, among others who sent him the sum he requested for.