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Reality star, Laycon gives back to sickle cell patients from his prize money


Big Brother Naija season 5 winner, Laycon has donated towards the care of sickle cell patients in Nigeria.

The rapper who revealed during the show that he was sickled celled decided to give back to the community by donating funds to aid the lives of people living with thus making it easier for them.

Even though, he donated quietly his act of charity was made known by a Twitter user whose family benefited from Laycon’s generosity.

The Twitter user wrote: “My cousin took her son to sickle cell foundation idiaraba to get drug for her son , she was told to pay little amount of money cos Laycon gave them money to treat SS patient. She cried and she was so happy cos her president loves them. Thanks Laycon. #icons #LayconComeOnline.”

TOHAI Nigeria, also affirms that Laycon’s made some contribution, wrote: “Thank you @itsLaycon for donating to sickle cell warriors support in Nigeria. As an organization advocating for newborn screening for Sickle Cell disease and associated treatments for children in low resources settings in Nigeria, we appropriate your generosity. God bless you big.”

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