Massive reactions greet Samini endorsing Akufo-Addo and NPP

Massive reactions greet Samini endorsing Akufo-Addo and NPP

Popular Dancehall star, Samini, has endorsed President Akufo-Addo and the NPP. He released a song to praise the president. Many of his fans have threatened to unfollow him for showing his party colours.

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Ghanaian Dancehall musician, Samini, has been criticised by some of his fans for publicly endorsing President Akufo-Addo and the New Patriotic Party (NPP).

Samini, after his endorsement, went ahead to release a campaign song titled Kpoyaka.

In the song, he praised the president highly and sang about how his policies transformed the lives of Ghanaians.

Massive reactions greet Samini endorsing Akufo-Addo and NPP
A collage of Samini and President Akufo-Addo. Photo credit: @saminidagarti @nakufoaddo
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Samini also sang that Akufo-Addo was born to rule saying in the Akan language that: “We know you from ancient time that you were born to rule, that you are a showboy”.

The whole thing has angered some of his fans and they have threatened to unfollow him. Other believe that Samini actually took money from the NPP for the endorsement.

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Hamzie, for instance, wrote plainly that he has to unfollow Samini:

h.a.m.z.i.e: “I have to unfollow you.”

Elija also commented that Samini’s fan base is bigger than any political party and it is sad that he wants to divide it:

elijahngubra: “Your fan base is bigger than any political party but I don't understand why you want to divide it.”

Toxic and Claude wondered how much money Samini took to do this to his fans:

wand3n_toxic: “Stop the following because of money..”

claudefeb: “How much they pay you for this yawa tunes Batman in Shatta Wale voice.”

Seth also had a similar view:

sethpdigal: “Tweaaaa Samini.. forget the money.”

Zankoto called him a hungry musician:

zankoto2020: “Some Hungry musicians sing political party praises.”

To Dagaati, it is business time for Samini:

rhanking_dagaati: “This is business tym.”

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There were others, including actress Bibi Bright, and musician Praye Tietia, praising Samini:

eric_kwaku_larbi: “Good job @samini_dagaati.”

4evasandy_shero: “Yessss banger npp thank you Samini.”

ryppavibe: “How do u do ur music, u are jxt unique.”

bibibright: “The sincerity of the lyrics! 4 more is well deserved! Welcome to the elephant family! .”

prayetietia: “Welcome to the family bruv.”

Meanwhile, Sarkodie has also declared publicly his support for the NPP and has also endorsed the president.

He also released a newly composed song featuring Kuami Eugene. This song, however, has generated massive controversy as Kuami Eugene has cried foul saying Sarkodie never informed him that it was a political song.

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