“Igbo people no get respect” – Nigerians react as actor Pete Edochie refuses to prostrate for monarch Ooni of Ife at an event (Video)

Netizens have started reacting to the fantabulous moment Ooni of Ife, Adeyeye Enitan Ogunwusi, and veteran Nollywood actor, Pete Edochie exchanged pleasantries at an event.

In the video that has gone viral, 76-year-old veteran actor Pete Edochie exchanged handshakes with the 48-year-old king, Ooni of Ife at a social gathering.

Ooni of Ife together with wives and chiefs were already sited at the event when Peter Edochie comes in accompanied by actor Kanayo O. Kanayo and other people.

Mixed reactions have begun to trail following how the veteran actor, Pete Edochie greeted Ooni of Ife even though the aged man went straight to him and they both greeted each other with 3 backhand claps.

According to some internet users, Peter Edochie in the viral clip is being disrespectful towards the monarch who happens to be one of the most powerful traditional rulers in Nigeria as many said that he should have prostrated.

Watch the video below;

See reactions below;
yorubanesss: This is very wrong.

@Sports_Doctor: Una look Ebube Dike finish, una look a whole titled chief, a 76 year old Pete Edochie and said he should have prostrated before the Ooni of Ife, some of una no well sha ???????????????????????? Is Pete Edochie a Yoruba man? Some of you eh ????????????????????????????.

iamsheila_:e Papa Pete Edochie is who he thinks he is! On and off screen!????.

patriciaibee: Two well respected titled men from different cultures saw each other at an event and greeted themselves with so much excitement. Guess who has problem with how they decided to greet themselves, someone who didn’t get an invite to the occasion ????????????.

wendy_adammaaaaa: An Igbo chieftaincy holder bows to no human except his chi.

mimiblaq23_:This people don’t rate Igbo tradition… Ooni suppose to even stand and greet high Chief of Igbo land since y’all are running wild.

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