Buhari’s aides Abike Dabiri-Erewa, who’s Chairman of Diaspora Commission, and Bashir Ahmad, President Buhari‘s aide on New Media have reacted to American singer Cardi B’s joke tweet where the singer said she would file for her Nigerian citizenship after president Trump airstrike killed an Iranian military commander, and Iran threatens war in retaliation.
The tweet from Cardi B who recently visited Nigeria went viral and sparked controversy between West African countries like Nigeria and Ghana suggesting where the superstar should seek her citizenship reads,
Naaaaa these memes are fuckin 😅😅 😩but shit ain’t no joke ! Specially being from New York .Its sad this man is putting Americans live in danger.Dumbest move Trump did till date …I’m filing for my Nigerian citizenship.
— iamcardib (@iamcardib) January 3, 2020
Abike Dabiri-Erewa, and Bashir Ahmad, in reaction to the tweet, showed they’re ready to grant her request if she actually seek for it. Abike Dabiri-Erewa twitted…
@iamcardib . As one in charge of the Diaspora for Ngr, We can’t wait to receive you again. Our doors are open, sister. And you need to talk a walk through the Door of Return in Badagry . It’s an indescribable experience . https://t.co/BjE2un0XfZ
— Abike Dabiri-Erewa (@abikedabiri) January 3, 2020
President Buhari’s Aides Bashir Ahmad the personal assistant on New Media, also reacted to Cardi B’s tweet saying jokingly, Nigeria has put an end to the usual playful rivalry between the country and its West African neighbour.
Nigeria vs Ghana, case closed. 🇳🇬🙌🏼 https://t.co/0Ri9H7Jtur
— Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) January 3, 2020