Every Nigerian is aware of the wrong national anthem played on Friday morning for the dream team’s match with Japan at the 2016 ongoing Olympics in Rio, Brazil. Well here are the reactions of some Nigerians.

One Cynthia said, “It would have been better if they played Fela’s song or Sunny Obe’s hit song than switching to a Venezuelan crap.”

Another disappointed fan, Man Sam said, “When ambassadorial nominees can’t recite the national anthem or pledge na Rio want get am?”

Another online fan said, “I heard they won the match. If the wrong national anthem connotes winning then, no problem. Besides, who the national anthem don epp?”

On his part, one Alzima said, “It seems d dollar has swallowed everything in this country, including our national anthem. They just couldn’t find it on the system.”

“We should not blame the organizers at all. A country that is having almost 3 countries inside: Nigeria, Biafra and Niger Delta republic, na which anthem them go play before?,” Along4dem said.


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