Peter Okoye reacts as Nigerians liken him to Prince Harry for standing by his wife

Peter Okoye reacts as Nigerians liken him to Prince Harry for standing by his wife

- Popular Nigerian singer, Peter Okoye, has reacted to being dragged into the Prince Harry and Meghan Markle drama

- Some Nigerians slammed people for praising Prince Harry and not Peter Okoye for standing by his wife

- According to Peter, his family is always first and people should protect what is theirs

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Nigerian music star, Peter Okoye aka Mr P, has finally reacted to comparisons on social media between him and the Duke of Sussex, Prince Harry.

A number of people on the internet had praised Prince Harry after his wife, Meghan Markle’s viral interview with Oprah Winfrey. People commended Harry for supporting his woman.

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Taking to social media, Peter who was also likened to Prince Harry reacted to the development.

Peter Okoye reacts as Nigerians praise him like Prince Harry for standing by his wife
Peter Okoye is famously known for supporting his wife, Lola, despite push back from his family. Photos: @lolaomotayo_okoye
Source: Instagram

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According to him, he could see that he trended on social media for standing up for what was right. He added that people should protect what was theirs and that his family is always first.

In his words:

“So, I see myself trending for Standing Up for what is right! This life eh!.... your own na your own! Protect yours! #MyFamilyFirst #IKnowLikeTrouble”

See the tweet below:

This is coming after reported that Nigerians on social media slammed those praising Prince Harry but insulting Peter Okoye for standing by his wife.

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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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.

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Owolawi Taiwo is an entertainment and lifestyle journalist at with over two years working experience in the media industry. She has a degree in English and International Studies from Osun State University, Osogbo. When she is not reporting on celebrity lifestyle, you will find her listening to music, reading, learning new recipes.


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