One of Nigeria’s most popular actresses, Maryam Booth famed for her popular films in Northern Nigeria has raised a stir in social media after she offered to give out 100 bags of rice, Ajinomoto and groundnut oil to the less privileged.
In her tweet on social media, Ms. Booth in a twitter post asked for suggestions from her followers on nearby IDP centres for the consignments to be shipped to.
Her request from her fans to direct the distribution of the consignments was, however, met with frontal claims that they and not IDPs need the consignments.
Many of her fans said that they were equally hungry saying that the government was taking care of the IDPs and that they rather should be beneficiaries of the largesse.
GreenWhiteGreen gathered how some of the fans of the acclaimed star responded: