Senate President of Nigeria, Ahmed Lawan mispronounced “COVID-19” as “COD 19” on national TV while speaking about the coronavirus pandemic in the country.
Ahmed said: “…to fight the COD 19 virus threat in Nigeria…”
This blunder did not go unnoticed by viewers, and they took to Twitter to express their disappointment.
See some reactions below;
@DrAhmadLawan said Cod 19 virus is threatening Nigeria.
— Adetutu Balogun, MBA (@Tutsy22) March 28, 2020
— yourfavoriteinstagramdancer🕺🏽 (@iamlannyxx) March 28, 2020
How did these bunch of dumb fellows become our leaders.?
Did he say COT or COD 19 gwarus pic.twitter.com/2b4MBW35rC
— Justin Kaycee🇳🇬🇦🇪 (@kaycee_justin) March 28, 2020
COD 19???? We are a country boy serious joker's🤡🤡🤡🤡 https://t.co/pRgLZFE9An
— Adewale Alabi (@Elawofficial) March 28, 2020
Cord for God sake😂😂😂🤣
— Unlimitedidea (@readtoknow_) March 27, 2020
Lmao 😂 we thought we’ve heard it all from Bubu ‘Covik one nine’, then your senate president topped the ignorance with ‘Cod-19’😭 we are doomed!
Cod-19 kor Cod liver oil ni.🤣 https://t.co/EN7wxwBlia
— KẹlẹChi🦹🏾♀️ 勇敢_珍贵™ (@PluckyPrecious) March 28, 2020
Buhari : COVIKK One Nine
SP Lawan ( Phd Holder ): Chord/ Cod/ Umbilical Chord 19
At least you know why Nigeria deserves all that happens to her.
— One.acre says Free Dadiyata (@NekkaSmith) March 28, 2020