The previous Special Assistant to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan, Reno Omokri, has asked the Federal Government to utilize Grammy grant winning artiste, Wizkid, to wash the picture of the nation like Jamaica did with Bob Marley.
Additionally refering to different occurrences of governments utilizing melodic abilities to rebrand their country, Omokri noted by means of his checked Facebook account that Wizkid’s worldwide fanbase can make Nigeria appealing to the world.
He said, “When individuals purchase your way of life, they will likewise purchase your items. Nigeria has a pointless government that doesn’t have a clue about this. They are more keen on restoring Boko Haram than in restoring our economy. In any case, our private area ought not resemble them.
“Use Wizkid to mark your items, the manner in which Jamaica utilized Bob Marley, and Barbados is presently utilizing Rihanna. Wizkid’s worldwide fan base will purchase your items and purchase Nigeria!
“On the off chance that UBA, for instance, were to mark with Wizkid, they can get a huge number of new record holders in The United Kingdom and Ireland. Individuals don’t accept for sensible reasons. They accept for enthusiastic reasons. Furthermore, the world has sincerely associated with Wizkid and his music! The way things are, Nigeria needs Wizkid an excess Nigeria.”