Yul Edochie receives backlash for condemning viral shettima challenge

Nollywood actor, Yul Edochie has been slammed over his reaction to the trending Shettima challenge.

The challenge was triggered by the outfit APC Vice Presidential candidate, Kashim Shettima wore to the Nigerian Bar Association conference in Lagos on August 22.


Shettima was dressed in a black suit and red tie, accompanied by a pair of gym shoes, which had stirred reactions from social media users.

Many Nigerians including celebrities had taken part in the challenge. Yul Edochie noted how the youths always love trivialities.


"Now I'm seeing Shettima challenge everywhere. People wearing auto & sneakers. Nigerian youths. Trivialities all the time. Why can't you do Peter Obi challenge? Challenge yourselves to be educated like Peter, to speak and be intelligent like Peter. Una no go see that one do".

A Twitter user had knocked him for his unsolicited opinion.

"Why you no tell us to do "Fidelity" challenge. Like, staying with one wife like Peter Obi. Nah the one way you no dey guilty of you wan promote. Abeg rest".

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