A video posted on microblogging site, Twitter by one of President Muhammadu Buhari’s media aides, Bashir Ahmad has attracted mixed reactions from Nigeria.
Ahmad who is the President’s personal assistant on new media on Friday, shared a video of the crowd that lined the streets to welcome Buhari to Zazzagawa as part of his two-day official visit to Kaduna State.
While some people mocked the presidential media aide for posting a video which they said was filled with rented crowd, others were pleased with the video and expressed satisfaction and support for Buhari.
Watch the video.
— Bashir Ahmad (@BashirAhmaad) January 21, 2022
Here are some of the reactions culled by Naija News.
@martinsdlion: This is a pure reaction of people whom have been paid to cheer him up.
You could see that they are ‘overdoing it’
@Ayodelekevin1: Those in front are those paid to do what they are doing, the real persons to observe are those behind who seem indifferent as to why their businesses are being disturbed because a non performer is present.
@AdMpindiga: Including those who their parents were killed in those areas are not happy
@emjayzy: stop it plz…rented crowd
@yahuza_isah: I hope you will share the photos of his Juma’at prayer today… I was at the 2nd row after yours. May Allah’s protection be with him and his entourage now and always!
@ÅßK: We Nigerians still need u Baba Buhari
@ShehuHalliru2: To say we are thrilled to see you is an understatement Mr president.” “It’s my pleasure to extend a cheerful welcome to you all! Your presence makes us very happy.
@mammanofficial_: I don’t want to brag but if PMB is to campaign for another year, we’ll all vote for him.
@tongmaan: The love is massive, Sai Baba
@AdMpindiga: You for say This is how hungry zazzagawa welcome who is ruling them
@mukhtar_jumare: 2k well earned by just shouting
@gpflow: The President I voted for… To God be the Glory!
@IkechukwuAnyasi: Let the deceit continue.. Thank God, North is healing and not bleeding…
@yatman_official: Lies.. they were chanting abusing words at him