Veteran Nollywood actress, Joke Silva, has become trending conversation on social media for declaring her support for All Progressive Congress (APC) presidential candidate, Bola Ahmed Tinubu.
A photo of Joke Silva in one of Tinubu’s rally went viral and netizens could not stop but comment on it.
Many expressed their disappointments in their favorite Nollywood actress after their names appeared on the Tinubu/Shettima women campaign team.
The rally which kicked off today at Tinubu Square in Lagos State saw celebrities, market women and professionals from various fields wearing t-shirts with APC’s logos and inscribed words.
Despite many expressed their disappointments, some netizens were pleased with Joke Silva‘s support.
Others questioned her moral justification and asked where she left her sick husband, Olu Jacobs.
Some reactions are shown below:
Yomi said, “She’s a legend and we respect her but ain’t nobody voting someone cause joke silva said so. The streets don’t follow her like that”.
President Eniola Dan said, “Joke Silva has pitched her tenth with Bola Ahmed Tinubu. At 61, she has nothing to lose. All she wants is retirement benefits and Nollywood can’t give her that. Mama is old and she may not be looking forward to achieving anything spectacular. It is what it is”.
Nupe lawyer said, “Mummy Joke Silva could not open her comment section on instagram for posting her pictures and video campaigning for Tinubu. The fear of children of vileness is making people not to exercise their rights freely”.
Sunday Presido said, “Now ya all should choose your role models wisely, the ones that will choose greed and the ones that will choose truth and transparency. For Mercy Johnson I’m not shocked, sis a drug addict and she grew up banging her way into nollywood; joke silva is a lagosian.Count the cards”.
Berry said, “So disappointed. Always thought otherwise of her”.
June 12 baby said, “I Seeing women like Foluke Daramola and Joke Silva, marching for APC, totally raised the bar of disrespect I now have for them. Yeyebrities”.