Nigerian superstar Davido took to social media to congratulate Ilebaye on being crowned the winner of the latest Big Brother Naija All Stars reality competition.
Shortly after Sunday night’s finale where Ilebaye was announced winner, Davido posted on his X account, “Ilebaye, I love a success story.”
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Ilebaye took home the massive grand prize of 120 million Naira after gaining the most votes from viewers of the months-long show.
Davido’s warm congratulatory post highlights Ilebaye’s inspirational achievement, going from an unknown to nationally famous over the course of a television season.
As one of Afropop’s biggest names worldwide, Davido’s co-sign of the new star holds weight and indicates Ilebaye’s growing celebrity status.
By highlighting his success, Davido sets the tone for supporters to celebrate Ilebaye’s big win as a motivating underdog story.