Nigerians might have a problem with the way things are run in the country, but we prefer to be the ones doing the complaining.
We also like to complain amongst ourselves and not to ‘outsiders’. Jidenna forgot that when he said that light-skinned people are targeted in Nigeria. We were swift to show him that we don’t snitch on ourselves. We keep it in the family.
So when BBC Africa decided to tweet this really smart headline…
Nigerians weren’t having it.
What makes it even worse is that this statement “Green, white, green. Yawn” was made by a Nigerian journalist Nkem Ifejika!
Here are some of the many accurate and entertaining reactions from Nigerians:
This very important fact: It is really not BBC Africa’s concern.