The donations have started to add up even though he only requested US$1 from each follower. He had a total of US$300 after two days, as the followers are annoyed when the feed sticks. He plans to purchase the new phone as soon as he collects the US$1000.
This was also a test, to see how loyal his followers are and there has been some very loyal followers as one person donated US$50 already.
Even though there are some persons who are saying they don’t like his idea and they are comparing him with the Pastors who take money from poor people.