Nigerians’ show of love has forced an American pop singer, Enisa Nikaj to adopt the name to Eniola, a Nigerian name after she supported the #EndSARS protest in October.
The people have spoken, so here I am as Eniola for my people‼️😂🇳🇬 pic.twitter.com/RZeVRoIwFY
— ENISA (@IAmENISA) December 5, 2020
Enisa, who dropped a new song, Dumb Boy which saw massive streaming from Spotify over the weekend.
An elated Enisa was beside herself on Sunday when she began to trend on Twitter. She said this is the first time she would trend on the social media platform.
“Ok guys so you made my real name “Enisa” & my Nigerian name “Eniola” top trending on Twitter today,” she said.
Ok guys so you made my real name “Enisa” & my Nigerian name “Eniola” top trending on Twitter today. This is the first time I ever trended on Twitter, this is crazy😱 OMOOOO🤣❤️ THE POWER you hold‼️🇳🇬 Follow my Instagram @IAmENISA I’m gonna go on live, we have to talk about this! pic.twitter.com/TiBqvaeQlk
— ENISA (@IAmENISA) December 6, 2020
ENISA is an American singer and songwriter based in Brooklyn. She gained fame by performing cover songs of popular artists such as Adele and Hozier.