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Entertainment of Thursday, 8 December 2022


Davido to perform at World Cup closing ceremony in Qatar

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Nigerian singer, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido, has been confirmed to be performing at the FIFA World Cup closing ceremony in Qatar.

The singer who was initially booked to perform the World Cup’s theme song at the opening ceremony was unable to make it due to the death of his son, Ifeanyi.

However, in a new development, the Davido will be performing alongside other artistes at the closing ceremony in Qatar.

This was made known on social media by Hong Kong businessman, Stephen Hung, who took to his Instagram story to make the announcement.

Hung wrote: “So happy my bro @davido confirmed he will be performing at the World Cup Qatar closing ceremony. Can’t wait to see him there”.

Several fans have since taken to social media to share their excitement at the news.

Read what some of them had to say below:

jessiejgirli: "Yes ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️I’m so happy ❤️❤️❤️"

iam__magella: "We are all happy."

benjosie01: "I wan cry 001!! ❤️"

needsnmore: "Good news "

komekay: "It will be nice to see him on stage again.....I'm sure if he had his way he wouldn't go, but he signed a contract and to avoid breech of contract he has no choice. God will give him the strength to give a powerful and beautiful performance ❤️❤️❤️❤️"

fabprecee: "Davido you deserve to be happy again. It's tough but we love to see you happy again."

the_monumental_guy: "Let's hope he's strong enough to face the crowd."