Megastar musician, David Adeleke, popularly called Davido, has announced his resolve to partner with the Rivers State government to develop music talents in the state.
He lauded Governor Wike for being one of the best performing governors in the current dispensation, saying that his visit exposed him to several developmental project in the state.
Davido, who spoke during a visit to Governor Wike at the Government House, Port Harcourt on Friday, stated that Davido Music Worldwide has identified young musicians who will be promoted in the state.
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He noted that his goal is to grow international music stars outside Lagos and empower more youths through music.
He announced that his organisation will organise a major music concert in Port Harcourt in December where local and international music stars will participate.
He appealed to the Rivers State governor to support the governorship campaign of his uncle, Senator Ademola Adeleke for the Osun State Government House.
While experessing his condolence on the recent death of Hon Emmanuel Aguma, the Attorney General of Rivers State, the Assurance hitmaker prayed that God grant the governor the fortitude to bear the loss.
Responding, Governor, Wike assured Davido that the Rivers State government will partner with him to groom young musicians in the state.
“We are committed to youth empowerment. Supporting musicians to grow is one of such avenues. Therefore, we will partner with you to grow Rivers-based musicians”, he said.
Governor Wike also commended Davido for collaborating with Rivers State-born international musician, Duncan Mighty.
The governor added that the state government will work with Davido to ensure that his Port Harcourt music concert slated for December is successful.
“Let me thank you for growing local talent in music. We will partner with you for the December music concert. We are particularly happy with the collaboration with our superstar musician Duncan Mighty”, Governor Wike said.
The governor further assured Davido that he will support Senator Adeleke to emerge victorious at the Osun State Governorship election. He pledged that the entire PDP structure will work for the victory of Senator Adeleke.