Young Man Makes Sculpture of Rihanna in Viral Video, Nigerians Disagree, Say It Doesn’t Look Like Her

Young Man Makes Sculpture of Rihanna in Viral Video, Nigerians Disagree, Say It Doesn’t Look Like Her

  • A Nigerian artist, Ajenifuja Adetokunbo, made an attempt to sculpt Rihanna and the result got people's criticism
  • Some said what he did is way different from the American pop artist as others argued that it looks like an older Rihanna
  • In defence of his work, Ajenifuja said that the final outcome of the sculpture which is not in the video looks exactly like her

A video of a Nigerian artist, Ajenifuja Adetokunbo, sculpting what he said is American pop star, Rihanna, has stirred reactions.

In the video, the man worked on the head profile of the American star as he chipped away at every crevice to achieve the resemblance he wanted.

The art did not agree with people's opinions.
People said the work does not bear any resemblance to Rihanna. Photo source: @ajenifujaadetokunbo
Source: Instagram

The final outcome is finer

When the clip was reshared by Tunde Ednut on Instagram, people had many things to say. They stated that the sculpture does not in any way come close to the celebrity.

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Ajenifuja was quick to defend his work from public ridicule, saying that the video does not show the finished outcome of the sculpture.

Watch the video below:

At the time of writing this report, the video has stirred over 2,000 comments with more than 200,000 views.

Below are some of the reactions:

becca.ville said:

"This one na queen Idia of Benin city o no be Rihanna."

queenmunah said:

"Not our Rihanna oooo."

derrick_nnaji said:

"Which kind nose and face he give Rihanna so? If Rihanna see am na arrest oo."

ngolivia2012 said:

"Yoruba Rihanna wow."

iamcoldpeace said:

"The guy try sha but na Rihanot be this."

lovelychinwe said:

"This one na 100years Rihanna."

bmjoe001 said:

"Na aunty rashidat."

Artist makes sculpture with spark plugs

Meanwhile, earlier reported that a Nigerian artist, Kelly Omodamwen, amazed many with his creativity as he used spark plugs to make beautiful art installations.

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As some of his works surfaced on social media, many wondered how long it took him to beat the plugs into shape and create what he intended with them.

With spark plugs, he has been able to create masterpieces that depict a ram and drummer. The intricate design of the installations makes them more beautiful to look at.

Talking about the ram piece, Kelly said that it was inspired by the pandemic when he thought humanity was going to end.


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