By Abimbola Emmanuel
Ghanaian singer, Shatta Wale, is currently under heavy backlash from Nigerians for shading and insulting Nigerian artistes at his concert in Ghana.
In a video currently trending on social media, Shatta Wale openly insulted Nigerian artistes and bragged about selling out the biggest stadium in Ghana.
This statement has however stirred up reactions from Nigerians who blasted the singer for making such a statement.
Among those who criticized the singer is Nigerian actor, IK Ogbonna, who slammed the singer for being such a disappointment.
According to him, the singer was promoting disunity with his inferiority complex and childish act. IK also added that he has worked with Ghanaian stars who were amazing and demanded an apology from the singer.
“MR shattawalenima you are a total and complete disappointment. In a time where we should be growing together and helping each other through creative collaborations .. You should Appreciate the Nigerian artist coz a win for any Nigerian artist is a win for Africa . How do you promote unity with utterances like this . This is very weak from you … deal with ur complex issues and grow up.”
Nigerians took to the comment section to blast the Ghanaian singer for promoting disunity while others tagged him as ungrateful.
Read some comments below:
nevillenevada: “IK great words from you! It’s a total disappointment why promote hate when we should come together as Africans and showcase what we got to the rest of the world.”
mr.2kay: “We go still come Ghana come flex ❤️ NIGERIANS Lead others follow. Proudly Nigerian.”
adaameh: “He is so stupid.”
chomzzykeals: “After Dem davido and Wizkid don help you finish, you come here dey disgrace yourself. Whether you talk from now till tomorrow there’s no how Ghana artist will reach Nigeria… Have a good day.:”
mynameisfolake: “That’s why he’ll always remain in one position.”
iamqweenochuwa: “He is very pained I can see. Frustrated being. Nigeria Artistes will choke you @shattawalenima This is just the beginning.”