- There has been a trend of people showing love to their role models by tattooing their names and photos on their body
- A young woman with the Twitter handle @Rhonkypearl has joined the trend as she "tattooed" Abike Dabiri-Erewa's name on her arm
- The lady admitted she could not do beyond a temporary tattoo and as seen in her photo, hers looks like it was written with pen
- The chairman of the Nigeria Diaspora Commission has reacted to the show of love by expressing gratitude to the woman on social media
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A Nigerian woman has "tattooed" Abike Dabiri-Erewa's name on her arm and declared undying love for the chairman of the Nigeria Diaspora Commission (NIDCOM).
The woman with the Twitter handle @Rhonkypearl shared a photo of the fake tattoo and captioned it:
"The love is real, can't do beyond temporary tattoo though.....lol. Love you always Mama. @abikedabiri."
Reacting to the show of love, Dabiri-Erewa expressed gratitude to the woman for drawing her name on her arm.
"Awww. So so cute . Thank you."
Nigerians took to the comment section of the post to share their thoughts.
"When you meet this mother, mum, you will know she is a not just serving the public for her personal interest but for the nation at large. God keep strengthening you. I see you become the first female Nigeria President too ma."
"At least make Person still Tattoo Buhari @MBuhari for hand now haba."
In a post which he shared via his official Twitter handle, the filmmaker explained that it is all love if a fan decides to go as far as getting a tattoo of a celebrity's name.
Edochie went further as he said getting that kind of love from fans is a blessing from God and it is not compulsory to gift such fan money especially if the celebrity does not have.
Tunde Ososanya, a Legit.ng editor, is a graduate of Mass Communication from the Nigerian Institute of Journalism. He's passionate about what he does and finds fulfillment in informing the people. Ososanya is the author of Later Tonight: a Collection of Short Stories.
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