Superstar singer, David Adeleke, better known as Davido, has expressed gratitude to the Federal Government following the conferment of National Honor.
Taking to his Instagram page, Davido appreciated the government for the recognition and honour.
He noted how it had been his mission to use his platform to showcase his country.
“Honored to hear the news that I have been conferred with an OON (Officer of the Order of The Niger) by the Federal Government of Nigeria.
I am grateful for this recognition and honour. It has always been my mission to use my platform to showcase our country – the passion, the resilience, the joy, the culture, and of course, the struggles of our people. I do not take any of this for granted. We have one Nigeria, and we will continue to do whatever we must to make it better!
Thank you all for being on this journey with me. So help us, God”.
Davido reacts as FG confers him a national honor award
Kemi Filani reported on Sunday that Davido had been conferred with a national honor award by the federal government of Nigeria.
The government conferred Davido Officer of the Order of the Niger (OON).
Sharing the news on his Instagram story, Davido showed the lists of others awarded the same honor as him, marking out his name.
The singer, who was appreciative of the honor, captioned the post with his name, “David Adeleke OON”, and the Nigerian flag.
His uncle, Ademola Adeleke, celebrated him for making the Adeleke family proud and also for being a good ambassador of Osun State.
He wrote, “Congratulations Davido on your conferment with Nigeria’s national honor award, Officer of the Order of Niger (OON). You have made the family proud and Osun as a state.”