A Nigerian known as Jide Sanya has graduated with a first class honours thanks to a gesture of kindness from popular musician, Davido.
Jide returned to Nigeria from England after he was forced to drop out of school due to lack of funds to continue his education. However, that was not to be the end of the young man’s story.
Determined to pursue his education, a GoFundMe was set up to help him raise funds for his schooling. He received donations from several Nigerians including music superstar, Davido.
Sanya’s dream has now come true as he recently graduated from the prestigious Afe Babalola University. He took to Twitter to celebrate.
The fresh first class graduate shared photos of himself with Davido, a screenshot of the GoFundMe that was created alongside photos of from his graduation.
“Uni timeline left England because money no Dey Lagos, mentor sets up a gofundme for uni, @davido dropped funds to support my fundraiser (thanks to twitter folk ❤️), Resumed abuad and survived Nigerian education, first class EEE #ThankYouJesus”
Reacting to this, Davido quoted the post, saying: “Crazy!! Happy for you.”
Crazy !! Happy for you https://t.co/zHXRaCKICx
— Davido (@davido) March 8, 2021