Olamide’s song Wo! may be the latest Nigerian hit song but in the eyes of the Federal Government and Ministry Of Health, it is a danger to the public.
Taking to its Twitter account, the ministry revealed that Wo which featured a line were Olamide mentions cigarettes contravenes Nigeria’s laws on Tobacco advertising, promotion & sponsorship.
According to them, the video promotes a dangerous habit that encourages second-hand smoking.
The risks from this include cancers, respiratory & cardiovascular diseases.
“The public is informed of the dangerous public health content & violation of Tobacco Ctrl Act 2015 in “Wo” by @olamide_YBNL
Health Ministry NGR
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Nigerians who are obviously unhappy about the ministry’s position made their thoughts known.