The Ghanaian dancehall musician Charles Nii Armah Mensah Jr., better known by his stage name Shata Wale, has a message for Bola Tinubu, the incoming president of Nigeria. The singer has made a formal request that Tinubu takes him in. On Wednesday, the controversial musician made the appeal using his verified Twitter account. He claimed that individuals frequently brought up his uncanny resemblance to the previous governor of Lagos State.
He also expressed a desire to give the Nigerian president-elect a performance of one of his well-known songs. Shata Wale added, “Your excellency everyone claims I look like you, so please come and grab your son from Ghana ok lol,” along with images of himself and Tinubu.
“Please come for me to play for you one of my songs,” I beg the president. “They always say my father won’t come for me. I wish you a long life, Dad.