Burna Boy mounts End Sars billboards across Nigeria. Music sensation, Burna Boy has lent his voice in the protest against Sars by mounting End Sars billboards across Nigeria. For a couple of days now, Nigerians have wondered why Burna Boy has been quiet about the End Sars movement.
A couple of days ago, Twitter users launched a non-stop attack on the Afrobeats singer about seizing to use his platform to air the thoughts of Nigerians concerning the End Sars movement. As maintained by his girlfriend, Stefflon Don, when asked what her man is doing about the situation, she said he is doing all he can behind the scenes to make sure the voices of Nigerians are heard in the most productive manner.
— Burna Boy (@burnaboy) October 10, 2020
Since photos of the billboards went viral, some naysayers are beginning to praise “Odogwu” himself for doing such an amazing job. Recall, Burna Boy often referred to himself as the Fela Anikulapo of our time. This is often a major subject of controversy on social media as he gets blasts every time for not doing what Fela would have done in his time.
Let us see how Nigerians will react to this development. We hope that the narrative changes soon.