- BBNaija star, Thelma, has taken to social media to criticize Nigerians mourning Kobe Bryant
- According to her, they didn't celebrate him when he was alive and are now doing so after his death
- Also sharing in her view is Nigerian comedian, Mr Jollof
Following the rather shocking death of American basketball legend, 41-year-old Kobe Bryant and his 13-year-old daughter, Gianna in a helicopter crash, many people including Nigerians have taken to social media to mourn the tragic loss.
Many Nigerians have taken to social media to mourn the legendary basketball player with photos and quotes by him. However, BBNaija star, Thelma is not sharing in this.
She recently took to her Instagram page to fume at Nigerians mourning Bryant. According to her, he celebrated his birthday but Nigerians never joined in the celebration of his life. However, now that he is dead, everyone is mourning.
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She captioned the post: "Let’s celebrate people more when they are alive than when they are dead .. ✌️"
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Controversial Nigerian comedian popularly known as Mr. Jollof has also taken to the social media platform to react in the same way.
According to him, Nigerians are a mad set of people for flooding social media with RIP messages even though they never celebrated him when he was alive.
See screenshot of his post below:
Meanwhile, Angélique Kidjo has been announced the winner of the 2020 Grammy Award for Best World Music for her album Celia.
This is the 4th time the Beninese and African legend is taking home an award at the coveted award show. According to reports, she has been nominated nine times at the Grammy Awards.
Much to the disappointment of many Nigerian music lovers, she beat Nigeria’s superstar, Burna Boy and other artistes in the category.
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