The Nigerian celebrities alongside citizens are in panic after it was reported to the media that the two Nigerian stars have been arrested.
Following the report, it was claimed that the two stars performed in Uganda despite Covid-19 rules.
This caught the attention of the Ugandan police official and the two stars were arrested.
Nigerians cried for their release which has so far caused stirs all over the top social media platforms as they demand their liberty. Nigerian top celebrities like Rema, Burna boy and other artistes reacted as follows.
@Tekno “ Uganda they only came to work #FreeOmahLay #FreeTems
@Rema “ Free Omah lay, Free Tems. Uganda y’all breaking my heart on God. Nigerian Government SPEAK!
@JohnnyDrille “ #FreeOmahLay #FreeTems .The artistes didn’t invite themselves, Uganda did. Why are they getting embarrassed? Release them now.”
@Wurld “ Makes no sense at all, Free Omah Lay and Tems @PoliceUg.”
Burna Boy on his Twitter page wrote: “Uganda, Please we need our people home and safe. Free Tems, OmahLay.”
@Davido “ Omo this Ugandan P, how can we help? What can we do? Artists just tryna eat! They didn’t bargain for this! Police BIG CAP!!
@Runtown “ Its a total shame that Nigerian artists Omah Lay and Tems who flew into Uganda LEGALLY for a publicly announced event are being hounded and embarrassed in such a manner.”