- Some Nollywood entertainers have sparked reactions on social media after attending a meeting where they showed support for politician Bola Ahmed Tinubu
- Mr Ibu, Harry Anyanwu and Foluke Daramola-Salako were among those spotted in videos currently making the rounds on social media
- One of the videos also captured the moment a Kannywood actress composed a song for the politician and made colleagues sing after her
- However, actress Foluke Daramola returned to clear the air and maintain that they only went to advocate for peace and unity in Nigeria
A number of Nigerian movie stars have set tongues rolling in the online community after attending a meeting believed to be in line with supporting Bola Ahmed Tinubu ahead of the 2023 general elections.
Legit.ng sighted videos shared on Instagram by Goldmyne TV and some of the movie veterans in attendance include comic actor John Okafor aka Mr Ibu, rap sensation Harry Anyanwu and actress Foluke Daramola-Salako.
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One video captured the moment Mr Ibu addressed his colleagues with Anyanwu also entertaining them with his rap skills.
Before he took his seat, Anyanwu noted that one day Asiwaju will rule Nigeria to which his colleagues echoed a loud amen.
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Watch the clip below:
Another video from the meeting captured the moment a Kannywood actress composed a song for the politician and made everyone present sing after her.
See video below:
As expected, the videos have stirred heated reactions from Nigerians in the online community.
Read some comments sighted below:
"we are beginning to see their faces, many more to come out."
"When u people get problem now,these ur politicians wont help u,U will still come to d masses nd be asking for help..God go help una."
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"Nigeria can't be better everyone is fighting for their own pocket,"
"I want to see their faces ,names that endorse tinubu ,I go yab dem well well ,later dem go come online they complain nigeria is not moving , and Na dem dey join make am not to move."
I didn't endorse Bola Tinubu, Foluke Daramola
Reacting to reports on social media, actress Foluke Daramola took to her page with a video in which she stated that the gathering wasn't solely for Nollywood practitioners and it had nothing to do with politics.
According to her, it was a group advocating for peace and unity in the country.
See her post below:
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Edochie who is planning to run for president thanked the singer for proving that crowdfunding is possible in the country.
The politician dropped his bank account details while noting that youths contesting for office can source funds via crowdfunding.