Cult groups in Nigeria like everywhere else are secret societies which are like student groups which are existent within tertiary students.
Most cult groups in Nigeria have been engaged in some sort of violence or another and that’s synonymous with most of them. Celebrities are just like regular folks and a good number of them have been linked to cultism.
Some of them have shown signs that show they belong to a certain confraternity and this has been evident in their lifestyle, lyrics, fashion and style. Cult groups also have different types of handshake that may include grabbing of the wrist and or twisting of the fingers, this is also referred to as clawing among cultists.
We present to you some of the top Nigerian celebrities who have been linked with cultism.
1. Burna Boy
Burna Boy is definitely one of Nigeria’s biggest names in entertainment today and he continues to make an exceptional career for himself. The singer has been linked with a number of controversies in the past and a lot of this point to his cultism affiliation.
A number of his songs lyrics has shown that he is a member of the Aiye confraternity and his belonging to this group is not even up for debate.
Wizkid is undoubtedly one of Nigeria’s biggest names in music today and he continues to take the lead as one of Nigeria’s biggest stars.
The singer has been linked to Eiye confraternity who are also referred to as Airlords. His fashion sense also attest to this fact. His fashion style also is evident of belonging to this group. He has been spotted clawing fellow members in several photos.
Olamide Adedeji popularly known by his first name, Olamide is one of Nigeria’s biggest label owners in Nigeria today and has come a long way to make his name a household name in the entertainment industry.
The rapper has also been linked with cultism as he’s been named a member of the Buccaneers (Alora) fraternity who usually adorn their bright yellow in their clothing.
4. Kizz Daniel
Kizz Daniel is definitely one of the biggest names in the music entertainment world today and he has done exceptionally well for himself.
The singer has also been linked to cultism following his dress sense and style. He definitely loves his yellow which is a pointer.
Davido is without an ounce of doubt one of Nigeria’s biggest names in Entertainment today, but his controversial nature can not be overlooked.
The very successful singer has been linked with the Black Axe (Aiye) confraternity as he’s openly flaunted it.