Shatta Wale announces he is leaving social media; fans express mixed reactions

Shatta Wale announces he is leaving social media; fans express mixed reactions

- Ghanaian artiste Shatta Wale says he is taking a break from social media

- The self-acclaimed African Dancehall king says the decision will take effect from Monday, April 26

- There have been different reactions

- Some wished him well, whilst others are not bothered

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Shatta Wale, the self-acclaimed African Dancehall King says he is taking a break from social media.

Known for his antics online especially via Facebook Live, he declined to give the reasons why he made the decision except to say "due to my own reasons."

Shatta Wale announces he is leaving Social Media... Ghanaians react
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It is unknown if he will be working on a new musical project during the break.

"I'm Going off social media From the 26th of April 2021 due to my own reasons. Thank you and I love you all," reads a tweet by Wale announcing his decision.

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Ghanaians on social media have been reacting since the announcement.

Check some reactions to Wale's decision below.

In other news, actress and Instagram star, Akuapem Poloo, known in private life as Rosemond Alade Brown, has been released from prison on bail.

Poloo's release comes three days after she was granted bail by the High Court in Accra pending an appeal of an earlier conviction at the Circuit Court. The High Court granted her bail in the sum of GHc80,000 with two sureties.

She is to report to the case investigator every two weeks and is to deposit her passport with the registrar of the court. Despite the bail on Tuesday, April 20, 2021, Poloo was sent to the Nsawam Prisons after processes for the bail were not completed.

Reports coming in on Friday, April 23, 2021, have indicated that Poloo has been released after meeting the bail conditions. According to a report sighted on, Poloo signed her bail bond on Friday morning.

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The report noted that Poloo was looking traumatised and pale while signing her bail bond.

Also, a video showing actress Akuapem Poloo leaving the court after signing her GHC80,000 bail bond has popped up. In the video, the actress was seen walking briskly toward a white pick-up car in the parking lot of the court.

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