Innocent Tubaba Idibia entertainer and Philanthropist
Innocent Tubaba Idibia Entertainer and Philanthropist
Number 1 on our list is Nigerian music star, Innocent Idibia a.k.a 2face, was born in Jos, Plateau State, 42 years ago. He is one of Africa’s most decorated and successful Afro- pop singers. Also one of Nigeria’s most successful singers, 2Face has MTV Europe Music Award, one World Music Award, five Headies Awards (Hip-hop award), four Channel O Music Video Awards and one BET Award. His other awards include four MTV Africa Music Awards, one MOBO award and numerous additional nominations.
Innocent Tubaba Idibia entertainer philanthropist, popularly known as 2face, has donated assorted relief materials to Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) in Makurdi Benue State. As part of efforts to assist displaced persons, Tuface Foundation organised a fund raising charity concert to support the activities of the UN High Commission for Refugees (UNHCR).
He also initiated the TUFACE FOUNDATION which promote humanity, self love and charity concerts, he joined the Nigerian Red Cross Walk, For the “Give Blood To Save Life Campaign, and did a song” Hold My Hand” with the intro by an 8year old girl named Grace Matthew from the IDP center in Benue, proceeds and profit from the record will be given to support the cause.
Tuface also is the brand ambassador of “The “Vote Not Fight”: Election no be War project is a youth non-violence voter education campaign. This is in partnership with the Youngstars Foundation which seeks to promote peaceful participation by Nigerian youth in elections. The campaign has made an impact in the 2015 national election, Anambra and kogi state elections in 2017.
In 2016 his foundation partnered with KIND “Kudirat Initiative For Democracy” activating the 14/14 campaign. The initiative is to raise 14 million naira in 14 days to help IDPs in Nigeria. Tuface foundation also partnered with UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) Nigeria which he donated 3.5 million naira. Tuface FOUNDATION continues a peace keeping campaign with the “CAMPAIGN FOR PEACE IN SOKOTO”
This campaign to showcase the 12 Celebrities of Christmas is to encourage entertainers to use their platform to give back. The other Celebrities, Mercy Johnson Okojie, Stephanie Okereke Linus, Tonto Dike, Asa, Waje, Monalisa Chinda, Omotola Jalade Ekehinde, Desmond Elliot, Uche Jumbo Rodriguez, Iyabo Ojo, and Ini Edo. Thank you for all you do to make Nigeria better in your own capacity. In 2018 most of us will do the same.