Burna Boy has been criticized by Nigerians on social media for rejecting a request to hitch the RevolutionNow protest.
Former presidential candidate, Omoyele Sowore had invited Burna to hitch the protest owing to his comparability with Fela Anikulapo Kuti.
However, Burna Boy turned down the provision, stating that Nigerian politicians cannot be trusted.
His suggestions stirred reactions and backlash from Nigerians on Twitter.
Some Nigerians known as out the ‘African massive’ for making songs about harmful governance nevertheless refused to hitch the protest.
Listed beneath are a couple of of their suggestions gathered by MOBILIZED9JA from Twitter:
@Labake_Ajayi “90% of Burna boy’s songs are from Fela, come and protest in opposition to harmful governance, you’re scared and likewise you declare massive, such an ant you are. You’re forming faux activist in your songs for Grammy, clout chaser.”
@Prsidencymoves “Comparable Burna that gave Rema faux promise ,you presumably can take into consideration unusual come out and be part of protest now ,to do the true Fela issue ,burna rooster out like a coward.”
@TzOlawale “ Comparable Burna Boy that known as Nigerians Cowards, who can’t come up in opposition to political oppression in a video is the an identical Burna Boy that is working away from protest.This Fela standing is not by Mouth, Enu ose Durella.”
@Nee_dles “ Burna boy shall be performing and copying Fela’s mannequin nevertheless when it’s time to be Fela he’ll let he’s not Fela.”
@Its_Tobiloba “ Burna boy dey observe Sowore drag who be Fela. Truth is none of them is, Burna has by no means executed one thing to be compared with Fela other than smoke weed and the place pants and Sowore is merely doing all this for his selfish curiosity .. PERIODT!!!
@Dxskii “ Lmao they’ve requested Burna boy to level out workings and baba dey stammer.”
@Mafia_10144 “ Odogwu go and be part of the protest and stop making the mouth on Twitter.”
@Nefertiti “ Sowore known as on Burna, Burna replied, “I’m not Fela, go away me out of your schemes.Does that indicate Burna is solely using Fela ‘our our bodies of labor’ for financial constructive elements solely?
“Sowore equally known as on Don Jazzy & Rude Boy. Did they reply his clarion identify? Why are Nigerian celebs so jittery?
@Igodo “ Burna as quickly as talked about he’s the reason why we’re getting worldwide respect. Now, be part of us and stroll the talk about, you dey shalaye. Even J. Cole received right here out to hitch BLM protest and him no carry activism for head attain Burna.”
@Sir_dami “ So that you simply all believed Burna boy is really an activist lmfaoo, baba merely wanted hit monitor that’s all!