Nigerian music star, Rema, has disclosed that he gave his mother the first one million naira he made at age 17.
He made this revelation while speaking on an interview at New York City.
He said she needed the money more than him so he made a decision to give it all to her.
Rema whose real name is Divine Ikubor, explained that although hr knew it was cool to drive around the city in a cool whip(car) as a 17 year old, but that he could not be driving a cool whip when his mum did not have one. He said he had to put her first.
The singer who is now 24, said his greatest achievement was to provide for family and help provide opportunities for others.
Rema claimed someone provided an opportunity for him, therefore he takes it as an opportunity to bless this world by helping to open doors for others.
Rema is famous for numerous hits including the world famous “Calm Down” which he remixed with American singer, Selena Gomez.