Multi-award-winning Nigerian musician, Davido, has pocketed over US$400 000 after asking his fans to send him money as an appreciation for his hit songs.
In a tweet, the global music star asked his fans to send him money attaching his banking details. He said:
If u know I’ve given you a hit song .. send me money …. una know una selves oo.
David Adeleke, Wema Bank Account Number:0123044967.
In less than 24 hours Davido had raised over N100 million starting a #showmeyourfriends challenge that is now trending on social media with music duo PSquare joining.
He went on to urge his fans to keep sending money adding that his aim is to raise N100 million to clear his brand new Rolls Royce at the port. He said:
Omo 7 m in 10 minutes keep goin!! I love y’all! AIM NAH 100m I wan clear my rolls Royce from port abeg.
In an update posted around 1700hours on his Twitter account, he claimed that he had pocketed over N174 million.