Nigerian singer, Patrick Nnaemeka Okorie with the stage name Patoranking has come under heavy criticism after a photo of him with notorious kidnap kingpin, John Lyon, popularly known as ‘Lion’, surfaced on social media.
Naija News had earlier reported that Lyon was arrested in Abuja by the Federal Capital Territory Police Command.
Following his arrest, multiple photos of the kidnapper from his normal life surfaced; one of which includes a photo together with the singer, Patoranking hanging and having fun in a club.
However, the photo has generated a barrage of reactions with many slamming the superstar for associating with someone like John Lyon.
Reacting to the photo, one Maxymilliano wrote; ‘Birds of a plumage’
Another user Maryokonye wrote; ‘People are just making noise. Most of the boys that all our celebrities pose with are into fraud and crime. All the clubs in lagos are full of them. Even your fav celebs are into fraud.’
if3eanyi wrote; ‘Look at them, buffoons’
Lora wrote; ‘All these celebrities with their suspicious lifestyle’
Bad_elia wrote; ‘Pato chilling with the big boys’