MI Abaga is leading a fundraiser for the kidney transplant of Eedris Abdulkareem, his colleague.
Eedris Abdulkareem, who is a veteran rapper, is battling kidney failure.
An associate of the music star had earlier revealed that he is to undergo a transplant.
In a Twitter post, Abaga called on fans and well-wishers of the rap star to fund his surgery.
The rapper said he learned that Abdulkareem’s kidney transplant will happen on July 27.
Abaga posted bank account details where donations are to be made.
“I received the sad news yesterday that Nigerian music Icon @EedrisOriginal, Eedris Abdul Kareem has been battling Kidney failure and needs our help,” Abaga wrote.
SAVE EEDRIS ABDUKARIM NOW!!! Our brother has been diagnosed with Kidney Failure and requires surgery URGENTLY!!! We Have A Donor in His Family…. The Hospital has fixed 27th July 2022 for this Emergency 🆘 Surgery…♥️🙏🏾
Zenith Bank cc
— M.I Abaga (@MI_Abaga) July 6, 2022
I will share the information below in the following tweets.. please share and support as you can #SaveEedris.” He wrote.
“Save Eedris Abdulkareen! Our brother has been diagnosed with kidney failure and requires surgery urgently!
“We have a donor in his family. The hospital has fixed 27th July 2022 for this emergency surgery.”
Abdulkareem formed and performed with the hip-hop band The Remedies from 1997 until they split in 2002.
He continued as a solo artiste and released his first solo album ‘PASS’ in 2002.
The rapper has had at least seven studio albums to his name.