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African Artistes Call For End To Slavery As #Libya Dominates Twitter Trends

Ronke Sanya  
Updated November 29, 2017

Various African artistes have voiced their reactions to the ongoing slave action in Libya by using the social media to call for an end to it.

A recent CNN viral video had shown migrants being traded in an auction which many narrating others narrating their sad ordeal.

Nigerian artistes including Lanre Dabiri, popularly known as Eldee, Ayodeji Balogun popularly known as Wizkid and Ghanaian Dance Hall King, Shatta Wale

Heart-broken Wizkid in a post on Instagram on Wednesday posted a picture calling for an end to the slave auction while Eldee said Nigerians should reflect on the use of housemaids as slaves.

Ghana’s Shatta Wale, who is also heart broken by the plight of Africans called for prayers for the victims with him campaigning for an end to the slavery.

See reactions of the artists and other concerned individuals below:

Also, Foreign artists joined voiced with the African artists. International footballer Jerome Boateng of Bayern Munich and Amy Jackson a British actress also expressed surpise at the modern day slavery with a call for an end to it.