A Nigerian mother has blasted critics who slammed her after pictures of her 5-year-old daughter wearing heavy makeup and swimwear went viral.
The mother identified as Ejiwunmi Yetty defended her decision to wear heavy makeup for her daughter to celebrate her 5th birthday saying she has a right to do what she likes on her daughter as she birthed her with no one’s help.
She went on to say, she knows Nigerians are frustrated but they should channel their frustration to President Buhari and not her or her daughter.
The mother of one told her critics to go and meet Buhari as she noted that they are frustrated
She said critics are just helping her daughter named Okikiola Mitchel to gain fame.
According to Yetty, for her daughter’s 5th birthday, she went all out in celebrating by ensuring she was dressed in different outfits for her Photoshoot, from a swimwear outfit to pyjamas wear and a cultural outfit, while being heavily made up.
Ejiwunmi was wearing full makeup with eyelashes, giving different poses to the camera.
After the pictures went viral, the mother was dragged by Nigerians showing displeasure at her inappropriate outfits, demanding that she should be allowed to be a child that she is.
Due to the backlash, pictures of Ejiwunmi wearing swimwear was deleted by her mother although the others were left public.
Watch her defend her actions in the video below.