Wizkid has taken to social media to pen down a message to his fans advising them against voting someone because a paid celebrity endorsed them. According to him, voters should not be influenced by people who have already collected money from politicians.
As 2019 elections draw nearer, several social media platforms have been flooded with discussions about elections. Some have debated the potential of candidates and some others have stirred confusion over the process of the election itself. Interestingly, 2019 elections is witnessing the boldness of some Nigerian celebrities who are using their platforms to speak about it.
Recently, Davido publicly stated his preferred candidates for the elections and even revealed that he is being threatened over his political ambition but he remains fearless. Wizkid seems to have joined the band wagon and aired his views about the upcoming elections. In a recent post shared on his Snapchat, the Starboy advised Nigerians to vote wisely. He stated that no one should vote a candidate endorsed by a celebrity because they have been paid for it
“Don’t let anybody wen don collect money influence ur vote to tell u who’s right or not! Use yot head! Vote wisely! I’m for whoever the people vote. Vote who you like…vote wisely. If u ’re old enough to get a PVC, u’re old enough to think! Don’t sell ur vote…uir vote can make a difference! Go out and vote! And Politicians wey Dey enter stop joking with peoples lives! U’re responsible for the lives of millions of people and ur decisions affects all. Help us make Naija a better place!!! Make una use una head! One Love!” he wrote.
For Ali Baba, he thinks because of insufficient funds available, the political terrain has been quiet, while Georgina Onuoha thinks voting for president Buhari is a betrayal of peace, equity, and justice.”A vote for Buhari will be a betrayal of justice, peace, equality, and freedom” – Georgina Onuoha says. The American based actress made this known via her Instagram page on Tuesday, January 22, 2019. In her long post, she said she is surprised that we’ve continued to allow a bunch of uneducated, old cabal, lead us which has led the citizens of the country to the gutters.
“This is truly sad .. that he doesn’t NO! And he is my president 😩😭. In a nation of almost 200 million people of different tribes that are intellectually gifted, these are the kind of men we in put in charge of the governance of our nation. I cry for my country. It is not enough to have PVC.. it is the notion that we have to pick one of the lesser evil speaks volume. Bunch of uneducated, visionless and old cabals that have driven this nation into the gutters. How any sane person, will afford Buhari a vote or let alone a second term will be a betrayal of justice, peace, equality, and freedom.
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