They say I look like you so come and take me to Nigeria – Shatta Wale tells ‘daddy’ Tinubu

Exclusive News Shatta Wale, Ghanaian reggaedancehall singerleft and Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Nigeria's President-elect
MAR 30, 2023 LISTEN
Shatta Wale, Ghanaian reggae/dancehall singer[left] and Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Nigeria's President-elect

Ghanaian reggae/dancehall singer, Shatta Wale, has taken to social media to invite Nigeria's newly elected President, Bola Ahmed Tinubu, to come and take him to his Presidential villa.

The singer tweeted on Wednesday, March 29, saying, "You excellency everyone says I look like you, so please come and take your son from Ghana ok lol."

He even offered to perform one of his songs for the Nigerian President, saying, "Please come for me so I perform for u one of my songs. Thank you My president, May you live long, Dad."

The tweet has since gone viral, with many people commenting on the resemblance between the two.

While some people have dismissed the claim, others have pointed out that there are indeed some resemblanxe between the two.

Shatta Wale, who is known for his hit songs such as "Dancehall King," "Ayoo," and "My Level," has built a huge following in Ghana and beyond.

He is also known for his controversial statements which have often landed him in trouble with the authorities.

Tinubu, on the other hand, is a former Governor of Lagos State and a prominent politician in Nigeria.

He recently won on the ticket of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), in Nigeria’s 2023 presidential election.

It remains to be seen whether Tinubu will respond to Shatta Wale's invitation.

However, the singer's tweet has certainly generated a lot of buzz on social media, with many people debating the resemblance between the two men.

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