South African comedian and host of The Daily Show joked about the cloning of Nigeria’s president, Muhammadu Buhari.
Speaking through a respresentative after loosing his voice while hosting the Global Citizens Festival, he said:
“Nigerian real news now sounds like the Nigerian scam email…If the CIA had the technology to Clone someone they’d try it on somebody who doesn’t matter…the President of Nigeria”
This comes after Jimmy Kimmel, Host of Jimmy Kimmel Live, joked about Buhari’s clone that has become a source of international mockery for Nigeria.
President Buhari spent 103 days treating an undisclosed ailment in an undisclosed hospital in UK during which there were online speculations that he died and was replaced by a clone named Jibril from Sudan. President Buhari recently denied this while speaking to a cross section of Nigerians in Poland.