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Naira Marley Goes Spiritual, Suspends Smoking To Honor Ramadan



Popular Nigerian and controversial singer, Azeez Fashola, also known as Naira Marley has suspended his exuberance on social media to embrace Islam during the holy month of Ramadan.

Recall, the vicenarian artiste stunned his 3.1 million followers on Instagram and 1.1 million followers on Twitter to share quotes from the Quran at the start of Ramadan on Friday, April 24.

While reacting to some criticisms he got from some followers on Twitter and Instagram, Naira Marley said, “You will never be able to please all of the people all of the time, so concentrate on pleasing your maker (ALLAH) because that’s what matters.”

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Naira Marley was born with the name Azeez Fashola in 1994. In less than 14 months, he became Nigeria’s most controversial music artiste with at least 3 viral songs and large followership on social media and music scene.

He has proudly promoted sex, alcohol, and drugs in his music but said in different interviews that he gets musical inspiration from Islamic songs and Fuji music .

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Hammed Tajudeen is the editor in-chief of Blaze News, holds Higher National Diploma(HND) in Mass Communication, graduated from Osun State Polytechnic, Iree.