Julius Agwu who recently gave out 250 turkeys to American families in Atlanta, Georgia face some backlash for the act.
The comedian has revealed the main reason for the gesture through his rep and COO of the Julius Agwu Foundation, Bishop Adejugbe.
Bishop told NET in a recent interview that,
“This gesture is in line with the vision and mission of Julius Agwu Foundation Inc. worldwide with our motto being For God & Humanity,‘We chose to give back to a community that has been very supportive of our [Nigerian] community and businesses in the United States. This community is a home to probably the highest concentration of people of Nigerian descent in the State of Georgia, and it may also interest you to know that we have the only officially recognized Yoruba traditional ruler in the US HRM Oba Shola Akinrimsi the Oriade of Georgia with staff of office from the Mayor of Riverdale resides in the City of Riverdale. The Oba was one of the dignitaries that attended the thanksgiving give-away”