Famous Nigerian singer David Adeleke aka Davido has postponed his upcoming Are We African Yet (A.W.A.Y) festival in honour of his son, the late Ifeanyi Adeleke.
The singer’s management, in a statement released on the festival’s Twitter page, apologised to fans for the disappointment and promised to make amends.
According to the statement, this is part of Davido’s desire to spend more time with his family during this difficult time of grief.
The statement said, “We have made the difficult but necessary decision to move the A.W.A.Y. Festival to be postponed until 18 November 2023. To all ticket buyers: your tickets will be honoured for the 2023 date. We thank you for your understanding and look forward to seeing you all again in the near future.”
According to reports, the singer first appeared on Instagram on Monday after deactivating his late son’s Instagram account in his grief and unfollowing DJ Cuppy and Femi Otedola.