Nigerians React as President Buhari Ditches Kaftan for Casual Look in Trending Photos

Nigerians React as President Buhari Ditches Kaftan for Casual Look in Trending Photos

  • President Muhammadu Buhari recently caused a buzz on social media following new photos which have surfaced online
  • In the photos, the president of Nigeria is seen rocking a casual look of black shirt and dark grey pants
  • The photos which have since gone viral have left social media users reacting with mixed feelings

President Muhammadu Buhari may not be considered a fashion icon but his latest ensemble has sparked reactions online.

The Nigerian leader met with the president of Guinea-Bissau, Umaro Sissoco Embalo, during the sixth European Union-African Union Summit in Brussels, Belgium and photos have since surfaced on social media.

Photos of President Buhari.
Buhari wore a black shirt and dark grey pants and the photos have sparked reactions. Photo credit: Bashir Ahmad, Muhammadu Buhari
Source: Instagram

However, the photos have trended online and it has more to do with his look than anything else.

In the photos, the president who appears to have gained some weight did not rock his signature kaftan look.

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Instead, he opted for something more casual - a bishop neck black shirt with a pair of grey pants and a skullcap.

See photos below:

Social media reacts to trending photos

The photos have since gathered reactions, many from Nigerians who found them amusing - and refreshing.

Check out some comments below:


"Oshey boy alinco."


"This guy no be Buhari abeg."


"Hmm sinzu money, baba agbalagba combination ati Fila yen lee nle."


"Bubu with sauce."


"This particular bubu dey enter my eyes with his zaddy belly."


"See as baba cute."


"Dapper ni President mi."


"Mans been watching too much wizkid."


"He looks like sound sultan."


"Zizu money, inu fèlè tebi kor. Legelege can destroy."

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David Adeleke aka Davido is not one to go regular when it comes to fashion and style.

While he may have a thing for expensive jewellery, he certainly maintains that energy when it comes to splurging on designer clothes.

Just recently, he shared a post via his Instagram page with a caption that suggested he was jetted off to Paris, France.

Dressed in a swaggy ensemble, the High singer posed with some dollar bills. A brief search through the internet shows that the singer was rocking some very expensive designer items.


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