Blasphemy: Comic Mr Macaroni slams Atiku over deleted tweet
Well-liked Nigerian skit maker, Debo Adedayo, popularly generally known as Mr Macaroni, has slammed a presidential aspirant, Atiku Abubakar, for deleting tweet condemning the lynching of Deborah Samuel.
Samuel was a Christian 200-level scholar of Shehu Shagari School of Training Sokoto, who was killed for allegedly blaspheming Prophet Muhammad.
Atiku, who’s working for President on the platform of the Peoples Democratic Occasion, had taken to Twitter to sentence the mob motion.
Atiku tweeted, “There can’t be a justification for such grotesque homicide. Deborah Yakubu was murdered and all these behind her loss of life should be delivered to justice. My condolences to her household and buddies.”
Nonetheless, Atiku later deleted the tweet amid the threats from Northerners who said that they received’t vote for him if he grew to become the candidate beneath the Peoples Democratic Occasion.
Condemning the act, Mr Macaroni mentioned, “Atiku deleting the tweet condemning the grotesque homicide of Deborah reveals what we’ve been preaching this complete election season.
“Politicians don’t take care of the individuals. They solely play to the gallery when looking for for our votes. The individuals should see past these gimmicks.”
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