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BBNAIJA Season 5 Lockdown Winner, Lekan Agbeleshebioba popularly known as Laycon has kept his promise of showing support to sickle cell course and patients donated in Nigeria.
Recall that while on the show, the Fierce crooner, in a conversation with Neo and some other housemates revealed that his genotype is SC.
Laycon’s act of giving back to the sickle cell community was made public by a Twitter user whose family benefited from Laycon’s kindness.
The Twitter user wrote:
My cousin took her son to sickle cell foundation idiaraba to get drug for her son , she was told to pay little amount of money cos Laycon gave them money to treat SS patient. She cried and she was so happy cos her president love them. Thanks Laycon. #icons #LayconComeOnline.
A sickle cell advocacy group, TOHAI Nigeria also took to their Twitter page to appreciate Laycon for giving to support the sickle cell community.
Read what they wrote below:
Thank you @itsLaycon
for donating to sickle cell warriors support in Nigeria. As an organization advocating for newborn screening for Sickle Cell disease and associated treatments for children in low resources settings in Nigeria, we appropriate your generosity. God bless you big