Nigerian singer, David Adeleke popularly known as Davido has taken to his Twitter page to announce that is slang ‘E Choke‘ is now an emoji on the platform.
The father of three shared a sample of the emoji via his tweet today, Wednesday.
— Davido (@davido) May 5, 2021
E Choke which means it chokes for something overwhelming or extremely impressive, is a popular and currently trending street slang that was started by famous Nigerian singer, Davido.
Nigerian tweeps took to Twitter to also comment on Twitter CEO recognizing the popular slang, E Choke.
A tweep, @DanielRegha wrote: “”E choke” means strangulati¤n or suffocati¤n so it promotes negativ!ty; The fact a lot of people applaud the slang d¤esn’t mean it’s right. Words hold incredible power both positively & negatively so one should be mindful what he or she says cos words shapes one’s reality…?.”
Another tweep, @notmynigeria wrote:”I bet say @jack nor even no the meaning of e choke If not him for no try am.”