Two-time Grammy award nominee, Burna Boy and other Nigerian celebrities have demanded for the quick release of Omah Lay and Tems after they had been arrested in Uganda.
Omah Lay and Tems had been arrested on the thirteenth of December in Uganda for violating the nation’s COVID-19 security measures and has since been in the custody of the Ugandan police.
The duo had been arraigned earlier than the Makindye Division court docket in Kampala and have been remanded in several prisons until Wednesday, December 16 for their court docket listening to.
Their arrest has stirred an outrage on social media as Netizens have spoken up towards the actions of the Ugadan police. The hashtags #FreeTems and #FreeOmahLay has additionally been trending on Twitter since the arrest of the fast-rising Nigerian artistes.
Reacting to the information, Nigerian celebrities together with Burna Boy, Runtown, Rema, Peter Okoye, DJ Spinall, Tacha, Teni, Do2tun, Fireboy DML, Mr. Macaroni, Laycon, and others have taken to social media to name for the release of the artistes.
Some of them have additionally appealed to the Nigerian Government to intervene and facilitate the release of Tems and Omah Lay.
See some of their tweets under,