Social media users have expressed concerns after Ahmed Indimi, son-in-law of President Muhammadu Buhari, posed with a white lion which he called “my new pet.”
The specie is believed to be rare and is found mainly in Southern African.
Mr Indimi who is married to Zahra Buhari shared photos on social media with the lion over the weekend.
On Instagram, some reactions to his post have been put together below:
Idris Kowa said: “Abeg cage this beast o.”
Nusai Baafrah wrote: “Pet for where tab.”
Myra Blac wrote: “*Now playing Egungun be careful na express you dey go.”
Amouna Lemouna wrote: “See how fear dey your eye. The distance you’re keeping sef.”
MC Tagwaye wrote: “Wahala be like bicycle.”
Super Eagles captain Ahmed Musa commented: “I know come again.”
Swanky simply wrote: “Hmm.”
King Hashthattag said: “Fear Fear.”
Some popular persons in Nigeria who own such specie as pets include singer Runtown, businessman Soso Soberekon and disc jockey DJ Cuppy.