Home Entertainment News Entertainment Africa Tiwa Savage cancels DSTV performance over xenophobia

Tiwa Savage cancels DSTV performance over xenophobia

- Advertisement -

Nigerian singer Tiwa Savage has canceled her upcoming DSTV festival performance following the ongoing xenophobic attacks in South Africa.

The announcement by Tiwa Savage was shared on social media where she said she cannot watch the barbaric butchering of her people in South Africa.

She proceeds by saying the incident makes her sick and for those reasons she won’t be performing on 21st September.

“I refuse to watch the barbaric butchering of my people in SA. This is SICK. For this reason I will NOT be performing at the upcoming DSTV delicious Festival in Johannesburg on the 21st of September.

My prayers are with all the victims and families affected by this.”

The sentiments by Tiwa second that of fellow Nigerian artiste Burna Boy who vowed not to step a foot in the country following the attacks.

Also read: Xenophobic attacks: Burna Boys vows not to set foot in SA

He opens up about being a victim of the attack and since 2017 he has never set a foot in the country and never will he set foot again.

Burna Boy called on the government to take action something that he says will take a miracle for it to happen.

He further added that he is not encouraging violence but calls upon the victims to arm themselves as there is a way to protect themselves.

Celine Wakesho
Grab some popcorns as I bring to you the latest in entertainment without missing a thing. Music is my first love


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Liverpool sign Olympiakos left-back Kostas Tsimikas

Liverpool have completed the signing of 24-year-old Olympiakos left-back Kostas Tsimikas for a fee of €13 million.The Premier...

President Uhuru commissions construction of three hospitals

President Uhuru Kenyatta has on Monday commissioned the construction of three hospitals in Nairobi.The projects which are meant...

Lebanon government resigns over Beirut explosion

The government of Lebanon has resigned over the explosion in Beirut that left 200 dead following protest from citizens.

Kenya registers 492 new COVID-19 cases, 534 recoveries

Kenya has on Monday 10th August confirmed 492 new cases of COVID-19 from a sample size of 4,603.Speaking...