Nigerian music star, Davido has revealed that Wema Bank wants to have a meeting with him following the remarkable donation he received from friends and fans for his birthday.
The singer and record label owner made the revelation in a Twitter post.
Naija News reports Davido has got the social media space buzzing after getting over one hundred and forty-two million Naira for his birthday from people including friends, family members, and fans.
The singer had posted on his Instagram story, requesting ₦1m each from friends, fans, and family members for his birthday. What started as probably a joke, spread like wildfire with many people scrambling to join the trend.
Davido had written: “We rise by lifting others abi? Me I don dey rise dey lifting others for the past 100 years. So, I want to know who my friends are. All of my friends one one million Naira. They said we are 30BG. If you don’t send your own. You out of here. You are gone (sic).”
After the social media post, people started donating to his account. Some gave the ₦1m requested, others gave much more while the amount donated by some well-known figures in the society such as Femi Otedola, Obi Cubana, E-Money were not revealed.
Brands also joined in the donation while kid comedians, Ikorodu Bois, chipped in with ₦5000.
The monetary donations had hit over ₦160m as at the time this report was filed by Naija News.
The singer while giving further updates on the contributions, revealed via his verified Twitter handle that Wema Bank (whose account he’s using to receive the donations) wants to have a meeting with him.
He however didn’t reveal the basis of the intended meeting.
Davido tweeted, “Wema wanna have a meeting.”