One man’s precious jewel can be another man’s regular ornament. This summarizes the recent criticism by the popular Nigerian Singer, Portable Omolalomi. In a video currently trending online, Portable Zazu mocked some Nigerian car owners after seeing a Mercedes Taxi in Germany. He was surprised to see luxury cars being used as mere commercial Taxis in Germany. His criticism has however sparked various reactions and controversies online.
Fast-rising Nigerian singer, Portable Zazu mocks Nigerian Benz owners after seeing Mercedes Taxi in Germany
After his hit single, Zazu Zeh; the fast-rising Nigerian singer – Portable has been trending a lot on social media for controversial reasons. One of his latest “cruise” was his direct jab at Mercedes car owners in Nigeria. The playful singer was shocked when he saw luxury Mercedes cars being used as taxis in Germany. He quickly made a video while he showed the numerous Mercedes Taxis he saw over there. However, while posting the video, Portable mentioned in the caption that Mercedes car owners in Nigeria often cover their vehicles with “tampolin”. He was basically mocking how Nigerian Benz owners pamper their cars. But the same vehicle models are used as mere Taxis in Germany.
Watch the Instagram video below to see Portable talking about Mercedes Taxi in Germany.
Truth be told, Portable Zazu wasn’t lying about luxury Mercedes cars being used as taxis in Germany. Obviously, that is the country where the vehicles are being made. However, mocking Nigerians who pamper their cars is the “bone of contention” for many netizens. But anyone familiar with Portable Zazu would already be aware of his regular “cruise” and playful nature. His statement shouldn’t cause hatred or beef but rather just regular laughs. And no one can deny Mercedes-Benz vehicles are very expensive here in Nigeria. Only people with heavy pockets can afford one.