Adekunle Gold rates Timi Dakolo’s song, ‘Great Nation’ over reinstated national anthem

Afrobeat singer Adekunle Gold has joined the conversation, expressing his preference for his colleague, Timi Dakolo‘s song “Great Nation” over the recently reinstated national anthem.

You may recall that President Bola Tinubu signed the National Anthem Bill 2024, which reinstates the old national anthem.

Adekunle Gold
Adekunle Gold.

His action has sparked outrage among Nigerian citizens, who feel that the President is neglecting the ongoing economic hardships in the country.

In response to this development, Adekunle Gold questioned whether Timi Dakolo’s “Great Nation” would make a better anthem than the reinstated national anthem, igniting conversations among netizens.

He wrote: “No one thought Timi Dakoloโ€™s Great Nation makes a better anthem?”

See some reactions from Nigerians

Sir Fresh said: “He sang it with too much passion, English and vocals, most of my Hausa brothers will not like it ๐Ÿ˜‚”

The hair plug said: “๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ˜‚the people that passed the bill will use 100 years to learn it. I doubt they can recite the current one not to talk of the old one.”

LessonOwl noted: “National Anthem discussion shouldn’t even be coming up now of all times.”

Jamila said: “It will be too hard for the people who passed the bill”

horla said: “You don listen to this new one with the beat? Na street Jam oooo”

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Adekunle Gold rates Timi Dakolo's song, 'Great Nation' over reinstated national anthem

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