Popular Nigerian singer and Mavin Records boss, Don Jazzy, has donated the sum of N1.5 million to 100 Nigerian youths to learn coding.
DonJazzy made the donation following an appeal by the Founder of Code Hub Africa, Chizom Echehieuka, that he (DonJazzy), should sponsor 100 Nigerian youths for the programme.
Taking to Twitter, Chizom the wrote:
“Dear @DONJAZZY Please would you like to sponsor 100 Nigerian youths to learn how to code at our online mentorship program (Code Hub Africa Tech). It’s 15k per person. Thank yo
Please tag Rihanna’s boyfriend if you want to be part of this sponsorship,”
On seeing this, DonJazzy transfered N1.5 million to the Tech firm founder’s account, and ask that he picked only serious Students.
”Ok boss. Just sent 1.5Million Naira to your Vbank account.”
On his part, Chizom expressed gratitude and said the selected students would make Nigeria proud.
”Baba Don Jazzy, God bless you. The Mentees go make Nigeria proud. History will not forget you baba,” he replied.
Don Jazzy then shared screenshots to prove that the payment has been done and wrote;
”Pls pick serious students o. Here is the 1.5m”