John Dumelo Hotly Replies Nigerian Fan Who Trolled Ghana For Not Making It to the 2023 AFCON Finals

John Dumelo Hotly Replies Nigerian Fan Who Trolled Ghana For Not Making It to the 2023 AFCON Finals

  • A Nigerian fan did not have it easy after he came at John Dumelo for making fun of disappointed Nigerian fans at the stadium in Côte d'Ivoire
  • The banter came as a result of Nigerians losing the 2023 AFCON to the host nation Côte d'Ivoire in a 2:1 game
  • The Ghanaian actor received praise from many Ghanaians for dealing with the Nigerian fan

Ghanaian actor John Dumelo has gone viral after he joined many Ghanaians in lashing out at Nigerian fans after Côte d'Ivoire emerged as the winner of the 2023 African Cup of Nations (AFCON).

John Dumelo and Nigerian fans
John Dumelo and Nigerian fans in photos. Image Credit: @johndumelo
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John Dumelo replies Nigerian fan after AFCON finals

On X, John Dumelo quoted the tweet of Kofi Amoa-Abban, which was a mockery of the Nigerian football fans at Côte d'Ivoire who witnessed the final game between their country and the host.

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A Nigerian fan who was not happy with John Dumelo's laughing emojis' reaction to the picture of the disappointed Nigerian fans at the stadium commented, saying:

"Coming from a nation that cannot boast with a quarter final despite your constant light. Your developement is useless. Make una rest"

The Ghanaian politician was unhappy with the Nigerian fan's message and replied by saying:

"Your Naira is dancing Shocki, your jollof is Whack and I’m sure you charge your phone in Ghana and tweet in Nigeria cos your light is out off sight….."

Below is the conversation between John Dumelo and a Nigerian fan on X.

Black Sherif descends on Odumodublvck and BlaqBonez

After the game, Black Sherif joined a number of netizens to troll Nigerians, particularly his colleagues Odumodublvck and BlaqBonez.

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According to Black Sherif, he suffered a similar fate from his two Nigerian colleagues when Ghana disappointingly crashed out of the competition at the AFCON group stages.

The Ghanaian musician, who sought to serve the Nigerian musicians a taste of their own medicine, joined the banter after recounting what Odumodublvck and Black Bonez did to him several weeks ago.

He said:

"Blaqbonez called me on facetime to laugh at me when my country’s Black Stars was sent home."


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