Mavin Records CEO, Don Jazzy has promised to sponsor Taju, the young boy from Ibadan whose video has been trending on social media.
In the early hours of the day, Ayo Makun, the famous comedian, posted a video of a young and smart boy from Ibadan named Taju. The video was posted with a caption in which AY solicited for help for Taju, stating that Taju needs to go to school. The caption read;
“@funmiawelewa if you get Taju’s details pls share with me. Lets send him to school to let our interviewer in the video know that the smart kid is willing to learn”
See video below.
Hours after the initial post, AY did a follow-up post, announcing that Don Jazzy reached out to him, promising to sponsor the course to send Taju to school with N500,00.
“Saw it too and i cringed.. If you find am make i support with 500k” Don Jazzy said in a private message to AY.
See the exchange below:
In the post, AY appreciated the efforts of Adeniyi Johnson, Funmi Awelewa and Tayo Sobola who shared the video to his notice. He also beckoned on other well meaning Nigerians to support the course, naming Falz, Mo Abudu, Kehinde Bankole and the head of SMADE Events. He stated that their involvement would help the course greatly.
@donjazzy just reached out to me with 500k waiting for little Taju to go to school. We are still waiting to get proper information concerning meeting with him and his parents in Ibadan. Many thanks to @sotayogaga @funmiawelewa @adeniyijohnson who shared the video to our notice. I am so sure with the involvement of @moabudu @falzthebahdguy @iamsmade @_kehindebankole @iambimbothomas and other well meaning Nigerians we shall make this happen to many other Tajus out there. God bless you all. #tajugoestoschool