According to Nigerian singer Seun Kuti, professionals and entertainers are the reason poor Nigerians sell their votes during elections.
While making this claim, the Afrobeat legend named actors, professionals, and musicians among those who have sold their souls to politicians.
According to him, entertainers and professionals who have sold their talents to politicians for selfish gain influence the decisions of the masses.
During the Afrobeats Podcast with Adesope Olajode, Seun stated that when entertainers declare their support for corrupt political leaders, it shapes the people’s mindset.
He considers it evil and hypocritical for government employees, attorneys, journalists, and bankers to support or work for corrupt public officials while criticizing voters who solicit money to support a certain candidate or political party.
Watch him speak below,