Celebrities and top music stars, namely the Fuji King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal aka K1 the Ultimate, Femi Kuti, Seun Kuti, Dede Mabiaku, Bimbo Akintola, Jide Kosoko, Wasiu Alabi Pasuma, 9ice, Ras Kimono, Salawa Abeni and others have joined thousands of Nigerians at the Gani Fawehinmi Park Ojota, Lagos, to campaign against removal of fuel subsidy .
The artistes, who entertained Nigerians at the park, also sent messages to the President Goodluck Jonathan-led administration to revert to the N65 per litre pump price of petrol.
Femi Kuti told Nigerians that they are now witnessing what Fela told them years back by saying that ‘dog dey work baboon dey chop’ among other things .
Through his popular song Under Pressure, released in the 80s, Kimono told the Nigerian government that the people are under pressure and that the government should not toy with their future.
Other music stars who entertained as well as told the government some home truths against the removal are Femi Opalemo, Queen Ayo Balogun, Sir Shina Peters, Jaywon, Eedris Abdulkareem, Tunde Samson, Atawewe, Atorise, Wale Adebayo aka Sango, Sule Alao Malaika, etc.