The Special Assistant to President Muhammdu Buhari on social media, Laureta Onochie has said that describing Buhari as an old man is not disrespectful.
Onochie said this while reacting to criticism that followed Nigerian Singer, Wizkid reaction to Buhari’s message to Donald Trump
Recall that Nigerian singer, Ayo Balogun, also known as ‘Wizkid’ had called out President Muhammadu Buhari for reacting to Donald Trump’s health issues and not showing concern over the security issues in Nigeria.
He had said“Donald Trump is not your business old man!
“Police and SARS are still killing Nigerian youths daily. Do something!
Reacting some Nigerians had said Wizkid was disrespectful for calling Buhari an ‘old man.
But, Onochie in response said, “Its not disrespectful to call anyone old. Its the way and manner Ayo Balogun addressed the President that leaves a sour taste in the mouth.
“He exhibited crass ignorance, insensitivity and childishness. But hey, he’s a #DumbkidNotWhizKid
“When he grows up, he might learn respect.”