Reactions as Twitter user asks why Peter Okoye wasn't celebrated for standing with wife like Prince Harry
- A Twitter user has got Nigerians talking on social media after he said Meghan Markle's situation is similar to that of Peter Okoye's wife
- Identified as @Letter_to_Jack, he expressed confusion at why the singer was not appreciated for choosing his wife over his family
- In reaction, some tweeps said the Okoye's were not the same as the royal family
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A Twitter user, @Letter_to_Jack, has likened Meghan Markle's situation in the royal home to what Lola, wife of Peter Okoye, faced at the hands of his brothers.
Peter and his brothers are currently not on good terms and it is said to be because the singer stood up for his wife and stopped his brothers from disrespecting her.
The Twitter user who seemed to have seen Meghan's interview with Oprah Winfrey noted that Peter Okoye was not celebrated for standing up for his wife the way Prince Harry is being praised.
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According to the Twitter user, Meghan and Lola's story look similar.
There were reactions to the post of the Twitter user.
@Mitex said people do not truly understand Peter Okoye's story with his brothers.
@omokehindeojo stated that Nigerians would have supported Peter if they were whites.
@D1juny said a lot of Nigerians attacked Peter for standing with his wife.
As for @ogannamdi, both families are not same.
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In other news, Legit.ng earlier reported that Tyler Perry offered to help Meghan Markle and Prince Harry after they left the royal family.
Meghan revealed in an interview that the royal family attacked her character constantly while she lived with them.
The beautiful woman and her husband Prince Harry left the United Kingdom at the end of 2020 and were relieved of their royal duties in the process.
American producer and filmmaker Tyler Perry then offered Meghan and Harry his home for several months and he also offered them security when they moved to the United States.
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Prior to that, she studied Linguistics and Nigerian Languages at the Ekiti State University, Ekiti, where she obtained her first degree. She is passionate about social development and women’s health.