Nollywood veteran, Emmanuel Ehumadu has sought the understanding of cybernauts after being dragged for drumming support for the APC flagbearer, Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
Ehumadu taking to his Instagram page on Monday, August 22 announced that he is endorsing Tinubu for the 2023 presidency while stating the reasons for his actions.
Labista as he is fondly called shared the short video pertaining to this on his page which triggered backlashes from both fans, followers, and fellow celebrities.
Captioning the video, he wrote:
2023.. IAM BEATIFIED . VOTE SANATOR BOLA AHMED TINUBU AS THE NEXT PRESIDENT OF THE FEDERAL REPUBLIC OF NIGERIA. #BATIFIED #ASIWAJUBOLAAHMEDTINUBU #ASIWAJU @BOLATINUBU2023 @SEYITINUBU @OFFICIALASIWAJUBAT
Amid the reactions trailing the unveiling of his presidential candidate, the actor advised people to stop hurling insults at him rather they should respect his decision and choices as he did to theirs.
He went on to reiterate his choice of candidacy while appealing to people to take this as politics and not war.
In his words:
I STAND WITH BAT… BOLA AHMED TINUBU. YOU ALL SHOULD STOP WASTING YOUR TIME AND ENERGY ON INSULTS… IAM WORKING WITH MY CANDIDATE AND INCOMING PRESIDENT COME 2023… WORK WITH YOURS… NIGERIA WILL START TO BE A BETTER PLACE WHEN YOU REALIZE THAT AND RESPECT MY CHOICE JUST LIKE I WILL RESPECT YOURS… IT’S CALLED “POLITICS”.. NOT “WAR” … I COME IN PEACE. ✌🏾 #BATIFIED #POLITICS #LETPEACEREIGN @SEYITINUBU @OFFICIALASIWAJUBAT.