DMW boss and frontline act Davido has signed a partnership deal with the Rivers State government to groom Rivers-based musicians.
The partnership was made known in a statement on Friday by Simeon Nwakaudu, Special Assistant to the Governor on Electronic Media.
Davido, who spoke during a visit to Governor Wike at the Government House in Port Harcourt on Friday, stated that Davido Music Worldwide has identified young musicians who will be promoted in the state.
He noted that his goal is to grow international music stars outside Lagos and empower more youths through music.
The statement partly read: “Mega-Star Musician, David Adeleke popularly called Davido has declared 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 projects of Governor Wike.
“Davido announced that his organisation will organise a major music concert in Port in December where local and international music stars will participate.”