Gospel singer Tope Alabi has received messages from Yoruba traditionalists wanting her to accept and connect with their traditions and beliefs.
This is in response to a viral video of her greeting people in traditional ways during a church service.
Tope Alabi was heard in the video saying “Aboru Aboye,” a common salutation among Yoruba traditional worshippers.
Social media users responded to the incident in a variety of ways, with some criticizing the singer for including traditional elements in a Christian performance.
They expressed their disdain of her acts and questioned her religiosity.On the other hand, numerous social media users backed Tope Alabi, pointing out that the language and idioms used on a regular basis are firmly ingrained in Yoruba culture and traditions.
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