Adekunle Gold promises to support sickle cell charity foundation for children


Popular Nigerian singer, Adekunle Gold has announced his intention to contribute to charity organizations aimed at supporting children with sickle cell disease, following a personal revelation about his own health status.

Recall that the acclaimed musician disclosed his sickle cell status during a recent performance in London, opening up about the challenges he faced growing up with the condition, including frequent hospital visits.

Expressing his empathy for others living with sickle cell disease, Adekunle Gold emphasized the need for greater awareness and support for those affected. He revealed his plans to partner with charity organizations to assist children battling the disease, recognizing the significant impact it has on families in Nigeria and beyond.

In a heartfelt statement on Tuesday, May 14, 2024, Adekunle Gold acknowledged the emotional impact of meeting children and families affected by sickle cell during a recent encounter. He commended organizations such as Sami update and Sickle Cell Foundation NG for their dedicated efforts in addressing the challenges faced by those living with the condition.

Inspired by his experiences and interactions, Adekunle Gold expressed his determination to ensure that independent organizations working to combat sickle cell disease receive the necessary resources and support.

The singer's announcement has resonated with fans and supporters, who applaud his advocacy efforts and pledge to join him in supporting the cause. As Adekunle Gold continues to raise awareness and advocate for those affected by sickle cell disease, his actions serve as a beacon of hope for individuals and families confronting similar challenges.