D'banj, Heritage Bank Launch ‘YNSPYRE’ Account


According to our correspondents, Oladapo Oyebanjo popularly known as D’banj, in partnership with Heritage Bank PLC has launched the ‘YNSPYRE’ account for the creative industry.

The ‘YNSPYRE’ Account is a product of Heritage Bank Plc, that is solely recommended for the Creative Industry, in a bid to create #StressFree funds for the Industry through the ‘YNSPYRE’ account initiative and ‘CREAM’ Platform.

The entertainer revealed this in his instagram page @iambangalee, where he also rewarded Mr Damiola Adeyemi with the sum of 1 million, which he won at his birthday in June 2019.

“Delay definitely is NOT denial! Today, we officially kicked off the @heritagebankplc x @creamplatforn#YNSPYRE Account Initiative.

“Today as Mr. Damilola Adeyemi got his reward of N1m won at my Birthday last June.

“Congrats to @iamthedami on the win. This is just the beginning as there’s a whole lot more to come in terms of #StressFree funding for Nigeria’s Creative Industry through #CREAMxYNSPYRE.

“Special thanks to the wonderful people at @heritagebankplc and my team @creamplatform.

“As Creatives, It’s time for us to FLY! Come with me by dialing *745# and you’re good to go!” he wrote.

The News Agency if Nigeria reports that D’banj is a famous Nigerian singer, songwriter, recording artiste, stage performer, model, actor, entrepreneur investor and a philanthropist.

The 40- year- old talented and creative artist is popularly known worldwide as the “Koko Master”.

In 2004, D’banj and Don Jazzy formed Mo’Hits Records Label and released their first single “Tongolo”, which was sponsored by D’banj’s mother.

His first endorsement deal was with an energy drink called “Power Fist”

In 2005, he released his first debut studio album “No Long Thing”, the album was successful and sold millions of copies worldwide.

In 2006, D’banj released his second debut studio album “Rundown Funk u Up”, the album accepted global recognition and sold millions of copies worldwide.

In July 2008, he also released his third debut studio album “The Entertainer” with hit singles like Gbono Feli Feli, Kimon and Entertainer and songs was from the album ranked high on MTV billboard charts.

The renowned artist has won several awards both in Nigeria and abroad, which includes: the Best African Act at the MTV Europe Music Awards in 2007.

Also, in 2009, he won the Artist of the Year at the MTV Africa Music Awards and in 2010, he won the Best International Act at the Headies Awards among others.

The singer is currently a United Nations Youth Ambassador for Peace.

D’banj, who happened to be the founder of Koko Foundation for Youth and Peace Development, is among the richest and most influential artiste in Nigeria.

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