Over 6,000 Nigerians have signed the petition against the well-liked singer and actor Olawale Ibrahim Ashimi, higher identified as Brymo, over his incessant anti-Igbo feedback.
A man recognized as Charles Ogundele, who launched the petition against Brymo, urged Nigerians to sign the petition to guarantee that the singer is prevented from profitable at 2023 All Africa Music Award, AFRIMA.
The singer, who has always made his stance identified against the Igbo half of the nation, had been underneath hearth for stating that an Igbo presidency would solely be a “pipe dream” due to the agitation for Biafra.
According to the petition, Brymo had just lately put up a collection of hateful messages on his Twitter deal with against the Igbo tribe in Nigeria, going as far as retweeting a tweet that mentioned that all Igbos are mindless.
He additional mentioned, “F*ck The Ndi Igbo. To Hell With It.”
The All Africa Music Award had in November 2022 nominated Brymo in the Song Writer of the Year class alongside musicians from different African nations.
As voting is ongoing for the class, some Nigerians on social media have continued to sign the petition to cease the singer from profitable the award. Citing his “hateful messages” against the Igbos, the petition famous that not profitable the award would ship a robust message to Brymo.