Rashidat Akashat With Agency Reports
The Skelewu crooner on Saturday staged a grand performance at the Eko Atlantic City, entertaining fans at the finish point of the Lagos Marathon.
NAN reports that the popular “OMO BABOLOWO” singer was part of relaxation mechanism made available by the organisers of the event to thrill the athletes.
The music stand which juxtaposes the finishing podium that housed some DJs, announced the presence of the artiste to the delight of athletes.
And the singer dished out his hit songs: “Aye’’, “Osinachi’’, “Skelewu’’, and “Omo Baba Olowo’’ to the delight of the fans.
Davido Uplifts Stressed Fans
The zealous fans, were pleasantly distracted from the stress of the marathon as they danced to the rhythm of Davido’s entertaining songs.
Some fans expressed their joy to NAN at the innovation of the organisers by inviting such an entertaining feature to expel the stress of the race.
Adedeji Idowu said it was esctatic having Davido who ranks as one of the best hip hop artistes in Nigeria on the stand for free.
“This is a great show and I’m happy to be part of this marathon. Having Davido on the stand to perform is one of the best things the organisers of this race have done to make us happy.
“I hope the organisers will keep up with the good works, it’s an amazing event,’’ he said.
Also Dolapo Odujobi, a marathoner, complemented the organizers for not just turning the athletes back after the race but also creating a relaxed atmosphere.
“Marathon is a stressful race and I think the organisers know better, that is the reason for setting up a place where the marathoners can cool their nerves.
“I commend the organisers for their efforts,’’ he said.
Davido at the end of his performance thanked the fans for their support and promised to do more in the coming years.