Reactions as Obasanjo bows before Olu of Warri Ogiame Atuwatse III

Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has been getting accolades from Nigerians on social media since bowing in homage to the newly-crowned Olu of Warri Ogiame Atuwatse III.

The 84-year-old statesman, who is a prominent Egba chief, knelt before the 37-year-old Ogiame to pay his respect.

His action immediately prompted reactions from social media users.

Below are some reactions culled from Instagram.

Media personality Betty Irabor wrote, “Giving honour to whom it’s due. Respect.”

Actress Monalisa Chinda-Coker simply wrote, “Respect”.

Another Instagram user @cwealth_365_totalenu wrote, “The man who respects our tradition a lot. Live long omo olowu oduru.”

@Itz_lil_pemzie wrote, “Baba dey always respect traditional rulers.”

@Motun_Motun wrote, “Perhaps, he is the only politician that still bows to the throne and respects tradition.”

“Humility! Well done for the honour President Obasanjo,” @mabuyakutosan wrote.

“OBJ to the world! We love Obasanjo any day and any time,” @remy_amih reacted.