Veteran Nollywood actor, Olaiya Igwe, has sparked reactions online, after going [email protected] on social media to offer prayers to the All Progressives Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Tinubu.
Naija News reports that Olaiya, took to his Instagram page to share a video of himself praying and praising Tinubu.
According to him, it is his pleasure to support Tinubu who truly reflects the values and highest ideals of the country.
He noted that the former Governor of Lagos State is the only candidate in the 2023 election who can protect the dream of the country.
He wrote: “It is my pleasure to support a candidate who truly reflects our values and highest ideals. There is one candidate in this election who will protect that dream.
“One leader who will fight hard to keep the promise of Nigeria for the next generation. And that’s why we must stand up and make ASIWAJU BOLA AHMED TINUBU JAGABAN the next president of Nigeria”
The video sparked outrage as many netizens bereted Olaiya Igwe for such action.
monalisa.stephen wrote: “Daddy why ? Don’t let us destroy our future because of what we will eat. Here you go. Think about the day you will die. What will you tell God that you died? Yoruba is like Rooonuuuu. This is so sad. This is your horse haaa daddy why?”
familydoctor wrote: “You said votes of Tinubu should be like the Atlantic ocean or even be more than it. How many are Nigerians again? 200 million people right? Even the whole world population is 8 billion people. Is the Atlantic ocean not more than the whole world put together??? So how will Tinubu’s votes be now more than the whole world population put together??? A ma wa daran bai o olorun. just because of stomach infrastructure.”
dan_iel_dare wrote: “So because he’s supporting his preferred candidate he doesn’t have sense or what ? Werey lo poju ninu most of you . Sign.”
mr_white4847 wrote: “How much did they pay you? Are your kids proud of all this that you are doing. Just because of money”
kafilatmuritala80 wrote: “Haaa see what poverty has done to our elders haa olorun jo yo wa ninu oko eru oo”
samzvisuals wrote: “The God you are calling is disappointed in you
lanlehintobi1 wrote: “Someone should please check on olaiya igwee. This man is running [email protected]”
bigsamx wrote: “Internet will never forget this egbon your generation will be sooooooo disappointed”
Charly Boy Sends Vital Message To Youths
Meanwhile, Nigerian entertainer, Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy, has urged Nigerian youths to defend their votes ahead of the 2023 general election.
The music star made this known on Friday while speaking on the sideline of the ‘YellOut 4 Good Governance in Nigeria’ event in Abuja.
According to Charly Boy, he’s happy that the Nigerian youths are reawakening, but they must do enough by defending their votes right at the polling unit.