Sharing is caring!Facebook7Twitter0Google+0Pinterest0Earlier today David Cameron was overheard telling the Queen that Nigeria and Afghanistan are “fan...
Earlier today David Cameron was overheard telling the Queen that Nigeria and Afghanistan are “fantastically corrupt”.
— ITV News (@itvnews) May 10, 2016
So how has that gone down?
Well, of course there are people taking the piss…
Chai, but at least we're fantastic at something ? https://t.co/MfzNxSQR9L
— Olaotan Towry-Coker (@OllyTC) May 10, 2016
me when british prime ministers call countries they colonised "fantastically corrupt" https://t.co/4imcKqnQB6
— max-amed (@mofanon) May 10, 2016
…and lapping up the drama…
*pours another glass of warm orijin* https://t.co/Wk1pu2KM9k
— Oyokuyi (@Gidimeister) May 10, 2016
…and there are those who agree with him.
"@Sisi__NeNe: Why are people mad that Cameron said Nigeria is corrupt? L is he lying ?" some people don't like to accept Nigeria is corrupt
— Munira (@babybunorangel) May 10, 2016
Pretty accurate…. Lol https://t.co/4ywdFbsS5z
— Adewunmi (@adewunmi_papa) May 10, 2016
– Nigeria is worse than fantastically corrupt. We are excellently corrupt. We know this, but we pretend to be angry when we're told.
— 博 学 な. (@Oo_Gho_Gho) May 10, 2016
But others are angry with the prime minister.
— Jumoke (@jumzyy) May 10, 2016
This is the same man that said black boys are fatherless ?? white collar crime is still corruption ode https://t.co/RRCvNWhfIw
— The Juice ✌️ (@Faith_Said_What) May 10, 2016
such glee in his voice. I’m not trying to dispute the claim just maybe tone it down if you are ON CAMERA. You smug fool.
— Hootie Who (@hrhhootiewho) May 10, 2016
Finally, some are bringing the remarks to the attention of Nigeria’s President Buhari, who is currently on his way to London… to attend an anti-corruption summit.
— Dbossjj (@dbossjj) May 10, 2016
— kelz (@kelechnekoff) May 10, 2016
PM Cameron making such insensitive remark is enough reason for Pres Buhari to back out of the London conference. https://t.co/hEk3LUQfnw
— Imam Imam (@imamdimam) May 10, 2016