Nigerian superstar Wizkid has taken to his Instagram account to announce his intention to donate $126,451 to children to celebrate Christmas in honour of his late mom, Juliana Morayo Balogun, who died in August.
In the post, he indicated that he would start collecting donations from children in the Surulere area of Lagos State, where he grew up.
He wrote, “100 million ($126,451) for the kids for Christmas! Lord bless us all start in Surulere tonight! All in Morayo’s name! The love of my life!”
Recent donations by Wizkid explored
The singer has been actively spreading happiness and support through his recent acts of kindness.
Not only has he been giving gifts to others, but he has also been actively contributing to various charitable causes. His donations have been directed towards organizations that focus on education, poverty alleviation, and healthcare, positively impacting the lives of many.
Recently, he showed his generosity towards a hypeman named Money Gee, who dedicated a heartfelt song to him.
The singer reportedly gifted him a staggering N20 million, showing his appreciation for the heartfelt gesture. He also surprised his personal assistant with an incredible birthday gift of N30 million and gave N20 million to Blessing Akiode, also known as Candy Bleakz, to support the production of her music video, ‘Tikuku’.
But he didn’t stop there. The singer visited his childhood neighborhood in Surulere in November and generously gave 100k each to numerous physically challenged individuals, spreading joy and support within his community.
In 2022, a video surfaced online capturing a remarkable moment during one of his performances in Lagos. The video showed the singer throwing large amounts of cash into the crowd, creating an electrifying atmosphere.
Through his philanthropic endeavors and selfless acts, the singer continues to inspire and make a difference in the lives of many. His dedication to giving back is truly commendable, and his impact on society is immeasurable.