Coronavirus: No show, No Money, I can’t do giveaway now – Davido tells fans

Renowned Nigerian music star, David Adeleke, popularly known as “Davido”, has told his followers that he has no money to do ‘giveaway’ amid the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic lockdown, due to lack of show and he never had N30 billion.

The singer stated this while responding to a follower (fan)@cythianthebread on his Twitter page, who tweeted, asking him “to do giveaway” just like other celebrities.

The ace singer responded by telling the fan that there were no shows insight, adding that his source of income is limited.

“No money for now,.., no show insight abeg..we all dey here together!,” he wrote.

The music star also said he “never had N30 billion” while responding to another fan @olayinka, who asked him if he has finished spending his N30 billion.

According to the singer “even celebrities are not finding it easy in this period of Coronavirus pandemic”.

Some Nigerians on social media platform are looking to celebrities to help them out with money and food in this Coronavirus lockdown period.

This ‘giveaway’ gesture is now a trendy term on social media, which aimed at reducing the economic effect of COVID-19 pandemic on citizens.

Many Nigerian celebrities are now sending ‘giveaways’ in form of money or data to fans, so that they can stock up their homes with foodstuff as they observe the stay-at -home order.

Some celebrities who have been involved in the social media ‘giveaways’ spree included Peruzzi, Toyin Abraham, Yemi Alade, Don Jazzy and DJ Kaywise, among others.

Meanwhile, Davido’s fiancée, Chioma was tested positive for coronavirus.

Davido disclosed this via his verified Instagram account on last week Friday.

He said, “ Hey everyone! 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 being quarantined and I have also gone into full self-isolation for the minimum 14 days.

“I want to use this opportunity to thank you all for your endless love and prayers in advance and to urge everyone to please stay at home as we control the spread of this virus.

“Together we can beat this.”