Nigerian afro-beat singer David Adeleke popularly called Davido has come under fire after an old tweet about female Nollywood stars resurfaced online.
In the 2011 post shared on the microblogging platform Twitter, Davido opined that Nollywood is just a way for female stars to advertise their body to wealthy men.
According to Davido, female Nollywood stars make more money from having sex than from featuring in movies.
He tweeted: Nollywood is just a way 4 these actresses 2 advertise their goodies 2 rich men… dey makes more moni banging than acting. Fact.
Despite being an old tweet, many netizens frowned over the statement stating that it is an insult to Nollywood and female stars.
Meanwhile, some netizens also claimed that Davido didn’t lie about the controversial tweet because his words are not far from the truth.
only1julia_fabby wrote: E belike say this one wan lose fans now body don too catch u baba wetin concern u
Priscillia_adasi wrote: This is an insult to Nollywood
pretty_golden1 wrote: The truth, a lot thinking they make their money by acting story for another day! Thou there’s sum who have their own business apart from acting but just few!!! Don’t be deceived
mhz_ijay wrote: No lies Detected. Him no call names so if you’re guilty na you know