By postponing Rema’s eagerly anticipated concert in Ethiopia, the Ethiopian government has generated a great deal of criticism. Concerns regarding alleged satanic connotations in the artist’s necklace were the reason behind the cancelation of the show.
Following the incident, ex-Big Brother Naija contestant Gifty Powers has publicly accused Rema of encouraging satanism through his songs and imagery.
Gifty Powers complained about Rema and made accusations against him on her social media page. She disclosed that she had carried out her own independent investigation and arrived at the conclusion that Rema was really advocating satanic themes in his artwork.
In her words;
“To Rema, shame on you. I couldn’t believe it until researched it myself and found out REMA wore a necklace with a burned church turned upside down, like
The rate at people selling their souls to this idiotic devil eh!! Y’all think hell isn’t real…ok nahh. All these are for fame and money. SMH
Then watched the video of him and Madonna hugging. I knew he had already joined the 666, As the saying goes “Show me your friends and I will tell you who you are”…..You just lost a Fan. I’m deleting all your songs from my playlist. Nobody messes with my religion (Christianity)”