On this week’s Social Media Roundup, among other happenings, Davido left the social media scene bubbling. We can’t wait to tell you all about it!
Headies Award 2018: Davido, Wizkid and Simi Lead
In the 12th edition of the just concluded Headies, there were over 25 categories and 77 nominees. Nigerian pop superstar Davido led with six nominations. Singer Simi, Wizkid and rapper Olamide followed with five nominations each.
There were new categories in this year’s award ceremony. They are ‘The Viewer’s Choice Award’, ‘Best Performer’ and a special category to recognize the efforts of brands that have supported the entertainment industry for the past 3 years.
Fans rooting for artists who didn’t win awards…
— Angels in Heaven 🧚♀️🧚♂️ (@badgalmaddie_) May 5, 2018
Buhari Departs for London on a 4-Day Medical Check-Up
President Buhari recently traveled to London for medical checkup, leaving Nigerians wondering if he is fit to rule again.
One of the President’s aides is quoted to have said, “In the course of the technical stop-over for aircraft maintenance in London on his way back from Washington last week, the president had a meeting with his doctor. The doctor requested the president to return for a meeting which he agreed to do.”
#Nigeria's President Muhammadu #Buhari will travel to the UK today to meet doctors, raising questions about the 75-year-old’s health as he seeks re-election in February. https://t.co/FVC6IOUXS9 @RitaDevlinM @bpolitics
— Paul Wallace (@PaulWallace123) May 8, 2018
Nigerians on social media are, however, vocal about their disdain for the President’s incessant medical trips.
— Concord Obinna (@ConcordOliver) May 3, 2018
BREAKING: President #Buhari is presently not in Nigeria, he is also not in London as promulgated by his handlers Where is he? Nigerians demand to know. #Nigerian president #Buhari missing ooooo Chia, pic.twitter.com/EijoXVBLxq
— andybest (@andybes50484929) May 11, 2018
— Wanga (@Wanga_Pro) May 7, 2018
Davido Buys Own Private Jet
Nigerian music superstar, David Adeleke, aka Davido, has bought himself a private jet, making him the youngest Nigerian to own one.
The young singer tweeted, “Bought already .. it’s not soup. it’s Hard work and Ambition!” The development is coming just few weeks after the 26- year-old singer bought his girlfriend, Chioma Avril, 23, a N45m Porsche as a surprise birthday gift. Davido is yet to give details on the aircfraft model and how deep he dipped into his pocket to purchase it.
Air OBO soon land !! 🛩🛩🛩🛩 THIS ONE NAH FINAL 😈
— Davido (@davido) May 9, 2018
Singer’s empire is expanding as he buys a private jet.#davido
— kellyprat1247 (@kellyprat1247) May 11, 2018
— Kayode Adams (@kayodeadamsng) May 10, 2018
Money is good,Me n davido r big boys,I bought my own private jet for 345 million,Show us some love,May God bless ur hustles u readin dis So dt u'll join us n buy ur own private jet..but it's sad, won't show u guys d interior of my jet,show me some love once again,.it's not easy pic.twitter.com/0MgbDqegsj
— 👑 King Frayoo 👑 ⚓ (@itzFrayoo) May 9, 2018
That was really not all about Davido; he actually seems to have bought the whole of social media this week as his girlfriend, Chioma also gets a cooking endorsement deal.
Davido’s Girlfriend Seals a Multi-Million Naira Deal
Davido’s girlfriend, Chioma has reportedly signed a mouth watering multi-million naira endorsement deal. Recall few days ago when Davido announced via his Instagram page that his girlfriend, Chioma had gotten an endorsement deal worth N60M but wanted more? Well, it looks like she finally agreed to sign the deal.
The music star hinted this on his Instagram Stories when he posted a photo of Chioma having a photo section at the perceived location for the yet to be disclosed brand. “OVERNIGHT MILLIONAIRE!!!!!” he captioned the photo.
Via: davidoofficial | IG pic.twitter.com/FBAUoY1Iv0
— Pulse Nigeria (@PulseNigeria247) May 8, 2018
Today we signed a strategic Partnership and sponsorship contract with @dunesAbuja for “The Chef Chi Show”
First endorsement and cooking show
Congratulations to Chef Chi (Chioma) @thechefchi
— Davido (@davido) May 8, 2018
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