Robyn Rihanna Fenty, better known as ‘Rihanna,’ a prominent American superstar, musician, and brand ambassador, has sparked conflicting emotions on social media after she claimed in a recent interview:
“My mom told me that I am originally from Igbo, Igbo is a tribe in Africa.”
Her revelation has generated a lot of reactions from different quarters, especially from residents of the southeastern part of Nigeria.
Going by the comments above, Nigerians were delighted to see a prominent celebrity like Rihanna conceding to the fact that she’s an Igbo woman.
It can also be said that the prominent American singer is proud to announce to the world where her mother said she’s originally from.