Award-winning Afrobeat singer, David Adeleke better known by his stage name Davido has announced his plans to return to Nigeria for late singer, Mohbad’s Candlelight.
The singer, who was among the first celebrities to mourn the former Marlian signee, revealed that he is flying back to Nigeria this week for his candlelight procession and tribute.
The candlelight procession is slated to be held on Thursday, September 21st at Lekki Phase 1 gate at 5 pm while the tribute concert starts at 8 pm at Muri Okunola Park.
Many applauded Davido for his show of respect to the dead despite his busy schedule, while noting how he is always the first celebrity to lead his voice.
One Bose Freshy wrote, “Trust Davido, he always rises to support people whenever necessary
One Bm Adunni wrote, “The son will be aware when he grows that Nigerians fought for his dad’s justice
One Arans Yola wrote, “001 for a reason… I wonder why some people don’t like Davido
One Bnxn wrote, “E no dey disappoint
One The Mide Brain wrote, “This guy, he will always turn up my GOAT
One Apostu Of Lagos wrote, “001 for a reason
One Official Drkk wrote, “That’s OBO kindness. RIP Mohbad
Recall that days back, Davido had stirred mixed reactions from netizens with his tribute to the late singer, Mohbad.
As many fans and lovers of the late singer expressed their condolences to his family, Davido had taken his to the extreme, by paying tribute to him at his Timeless tour in Manchester.
He noted how many artists are going through a lot privately, but have to come on stage to perform for their fans.
His tribute was however met with mixed reactions.
To add to it, the singer had reportedly donated 2 million naira to the singer’s family.
The news was made known by Mohbad’s father, who expressed gratitude to the singer for his financial support.