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Fans raise N200m in 3 days, as Davido donates N250m to orphanages
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Fans raise N200m in 3 days, as Davido donates N250m to orphanages

Music star, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, on Saturday announced his donation of N250million to orphanages across Nigeria. According to the Award-winning singer, the money was from his N100million challenge which it was gathered raked in over N200million in three days. Davido who made the announcement via his Instagram page, stated that he has decided to add N50million to the donation from fans and colleagues. This suggests that Davido will support orphanages across Nigeria with a total sum of N250million The singer had on Wednesday, asked his friends and fans to donate N1million each to him for his birthday. Though he added that the goal was to get N100million, and surprisingly the singer received over N50million cash transfers in less than one hour after making ...
Court to hear case calling for dismissal of criminal charge against Adeyanju, Davido, Others
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Court to hear case calling for dismissal of criminal charge against Adeyanju, Davido, Others

Justice Bello Kawu of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) High Court sitting in Kubwa has granted the motion/application of all #EndSARS celebrities represented by Deji Adeyanju, to dismiss the criminal charge against them. The court on Tuesday granted an application to hear the substantive motion to strike/dismiss the criminal charge filed by Kenechukwu Okeke against the 50 celebrities at FCT, Wuse Zone 6 Magistrate Court. The lead counsel representing all the celebrities, Ihensekhien Samuel Jnr, urged the court that considering the incompetent, frivolous, and opposing applications filed by Kenechukwu Okeke, the court should discountenance Okeke's application in its entirety, as the same application is full of mere rhetoric, idioms and devoid of legality. The court in ruling...
Chioma fuels breakup rumour with Davido as she hangs out with another guy
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Chioma fuels breakup rumour with Davido as she hangs out with another guy

Chioma Rowland, one of the baby mama of superstar singer, Davido has been spotted on a date with a mystery man amid a break-up rumor with her fiancee. This is coming following the alleged cheating scandal of Davido with an American rapper, Mya, whom O.B.O was captured on tape having a nice time with. It would also be recalled that a blogger alleged that the singer and Chioma are allegedly separated since last year and that the DMW Records boss is only intentionally trying to piss off the celebrity chef. In a now-deleted Instastory shared by Chioma, she could be seen having a nice dinner time with a mystery man. Maybe this is her way of moving on already or rather, a happy client of hers.
My dad used to work at a fast-food restaurant in US before he became wealthy – Davido reveals (Video)
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My dad used to work at a fast-food restaurant in US before he became wealthy – Davido reveals (Video)

Nigerian singer, Davido has revealed his billionaire father, Adedeji Adeleke, worked as a manager at Burger King, a fast-food restaurant in the US before he became wealthy. The singer disclosed this while speaking about his biggest inspiration during a performance on NPR’s Tiny Desk, a video series of live concerts hosted by NPR Music in Washington. “The inspiration for me has been my father, a Nigerian-American like me. He studied in the States. I studied there myself. I went to HBCU (Historically Black Colleges and Universities), a predominantly black college,” he said. “My dad went to one as well. He used to work at Burger King. He was a manager at Burger King.” This is coming days after the singer paid a visit to the old apartment in the United States where he and his ...
Davido threatens to quit music after ‘fight’ with Burna Boy
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Davido threatens to quit music after ‘fight’ with Burna Boy

Singer David Adeleke aka Davido has threatened to quit music after reports emerged that he engaged in fisticuffs with one of his rivals in the industry, Burna Boy. The reports said the duo fought at a Ghanaian nite club, Hype, on Sunday night. According to the reports, Wizkid, who was also at the nite club when the incident occurred, ignored ignore the exchange between Burna Boy and Davido with feelers suggesting that he may also have an axe to grind with the “Skelewu” crooner. Davido, who reacted to the reports on his Twitter handle on Monday, said he would quit the music industry. He wrote: “I go leave this music for una.” A Nigerian music producer known as Paulo had also appealed to Davido, Wizkid, and Burna Boy to resolve their differences. In an Instagram post o...
Davido Releases Official Video ‘Jowo’ Starring Nengi
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Davido Releases Official Video ‘Jowo’ Starring Nengi

Nigerian international superstar, Davido has finally released the official music video for his buzzing record, “Jowo.” Produced by Napji (the fingers behind FEM) and Magic Boi, “Jowo” serves as the 2nd track on Davido’s latest album, “A Beter Time.” The video was directed by the usual suspect, Dammy Twitch and it stars Nollywood legend, RMD alongside BBNaija season 5 finalist, Nengi.
I Almost Cried When I Changed Naira To Dollars Today- Davido
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I Almost Cried When I Changed Naira To Dollars Today- Davido

Nigerian superstar singer, David Adeleke, popularly called Davido, has lamented over the rising dollar rate in Nigeria. Davido took to his Twitter account, saying that he almost cried when he changed dollars to naira. The musician despite his wealth in his tweet today, the said that he almost cried when he changed his dollars to naira at the rate of N500 to a dollar. The foreign exchange crisis increase in the country has called for concerns, despite the assurances by the Central Bank of Nigeria. The parallel market had responded to the fresh devaluation of the naira amidst growing foreign exchange illiquidity. The local currency weakened to N500/$ at the black market over the weekend. The Central Bank of Nigeria had adjusted the value of the naira by N6 against the doll...
So painful, peacefully started protest, hijacked, ended into complete anarchy – Davido
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So painful, peacefully started protest, hijacked, ended into complete anarchy – Davido

David Adedeji Adeleke, better known as Davido has reacted against the hijacking of the #EndSARS protest to unleash mayhem across the country. The singer who noted that turning of the peaceful protest into a complete anarchy is a disrespect to those that lost their lives in the struggle, wondered the gain in burning and looting private businesses. He also wondered why police stations are burnt down when one of the demands of the protesters was better police welfare and training. Davido averred that we need a Country where there is law and order for us to make any real change. The singer tweeted; We need a Country where there is law and order for us to make any real change !!! Please stop! It is painful that what started as a peaceful protest has been hijacked and turned ...
BREAKING: Davido terminates Lil Frosh’s contract
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BREAKING: Davido terminates Lil Frosh’s contract

DMW boss, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, has terminated the contract of fast-rising rapper Sanni Goriola Wasiu aka Lil Frosh, over allegations of domestic violence by his girlfriend Gift Camille on Monday, October 5, 2020. According to Camille’s brother Michael, who is also her manager, Lil Frosh has been assaulting his sister for a while before the latest incident.
BREAKING: Davido’s Fiancée Tests Positive for Coronavirus
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BREAKING: Davido’s Fiancée Tests Positive for Coronavirus

Nigerian singer David Adeleke, aka Davido, has said his fiancée, Chioma, tested positive for coronavirus. Davido disclosed this via his verified Instagram account on Friday evening. He said, “I came back recently from America after cancelling (my) tour. “My fiancée Chioma also came back from London recently with our baby. “We had no symptoms and still both feel perfectly fine but because of our recent travel history, we decided to take ourselves and our all close associates we’ve come in recent contact with for the COVID-19 test on the 25th of March. “Unfortunately, my fiancée’s result came back positive while all 31 others tested negative including our baby. “We are however doing perfectly fine and she is even still yet to show any symptoms whatsoever. “She is now be...