Burna Boy has been criticized by Nigerians on social media for rejecting a request to affix the RevolutionNow protest.
Former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore had invited Burna to affix the protest owing to his comparability with Fela Anikulapo Kuti.
Nonetheless, Burna Boy turned down the provide, stating that Nigerian politicians can’t be trusted.
His feedback stirred reactions and backlash from Nigerians on Twitter.
Some Nigerians referred to as out the ‘African large’ for making songs about unhealthy governance however refused to affix the protest.
Listed here are a few of their feedback gathered by DAILY POST from Twitter:
@Labake_Ajayi “90% of Burna boy’s songs are from Fela, come and protest towards unhealthy governance, you’re scared and also you declare large, such an ant you might be. You’re forming pretend activist in your songs for Grammy, clout chaser.”
@Prsidencymoves “Identical Burna that gave Rema pretend promise ,you’ll be able to think about extraordinary come out and be a part of protest now ,to do the actual Fela factor ,burna hen out like a coward.”
@TzOlawale “ Identical Burna Boy that referred to as Nigerians Cowards, who can’t get up towards political oppression in a video is similar Burna Boy that’s working away from protest.This Fela standing will not be by Mouth, Enu ose Durella.”
@Nee_dles “ Burna boy shall be appearing and copying Fela’s model however when it’s time to be Fela he’ll inform you he’s not Fela.”
@Its_Tobiloba “ Burna boy dey comply with Sowore drag who be Fela. Reality is none of them is, Burna has by no means achieved something to be in comparison with Fela aside from smoke weed and the place pants and Sowore is simply doing all this for his egocentric curiosity .. PERIODT!!!
@Dxskii “ Lmao they’ve requested Burna boy to point out workings and baba dey stammer.”
@Mafia_10144 “ Odogwu go and be a part of the protest and cease making the mouth on Twitter.”
@Nefertiti “ Sowore referred to as on Burna, Burna replied, “I’m not Fela, depart me out of your schemes.Does that imply Burna is barely utilizing Fela ‘our bodies of labor’ for monetary positive aspects solely?
“Sowore equally referred to as on Don Jazzy & Impolite Boy. Did they reply his clarion name? Why are Nigerian celebs so jittery?
@Igodo “ Burna as soon as stated he’s the rationale why we’re getting worldwide respect. Now, be a part of us and stroll the discuss, you dey shalaye. Even J. Cole got here out to affix BLM protest and him no carry activism for head attain Burna.”
@Sir_dami “ So that you all believed Burna boy is definitely an activist lmfaoo, baba simply needed hit music that’s all!