-Shatta Wale has warned the sculptor of Michael Essien's statue not to create one in his honor
-Days ago, a 'bizarre' statue of the Ghanaian international footballer caused a stir on social media
Multiple award-winning dancehall artiste, Shatta Wale, born Charles Nii Armah Mensah, has sent a strong warning to the sculptor of Michael Essien’s statue to not attempt to replicate him.
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The “Taking Over” hitmaker took to his Facebook wall to make a hilarious post after sharing a picture of the statue in question, stating, “WHOEVER DO THIS STATUE, I HEAR SAY YOU DEH MIX MY CEMENT. MAKE YOU NO TRY!!! MAKE YOU NO GO THAT SIDE KRAAA!!!”
Shatta Wale’s warning comes on the heels of the social media outrage that the statue of Michael Essien which was erected on the Boadi road in Kumasi, had generated.
Many social media users reacted negatively when the picture of the statue found its way onto the internet.
Even though the statue has gained some attention on social media, the sculptor is yet to be known.
The rather ‘bizarre’ statue of the former Chelsea midfielder was compared to other similarly ‘unrecognizable’ statues of world best footballers, Diego Maradona and Cristiano Ronaldo.
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The Twitter handle of football website, Goal.com in reacting to the statue wrote, “A statue of former Chelsea midfielder Michael Essien has come to light... and it's just a little bit scary”.
Another Twitter user commented, “A football statue of Michael Essien has just been made that's worse than Cristiano Ronaldo's and Diego Maradona's ...”
Recently, reports were rife in the media that the dancehall 'king' had thrown his longtime girlfriend Shatta Michy, out of his house for cheating.
Not long after the news went viral, Shatta Michy took to Facebook to share some pictures of herself and Shatta Wale as a way of quashing the rumors that were going round.
Hours later, Shatta Wale came out to rubbish the claims that were circulating and indicated that they were all lies.
It was later revealed that the whole episode was a publicity stunt to promote Shatta Michy’s single titled “Cheating”.
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