Ayra Starr falls on stage at Afrochella, calls out organizers
Nigerian singer, Ayra Starr has called out organizers of Afrochella for negligence, after she fell on stage while performing last night.
While trying to give her fan an energetic performance of Mavin’s ‘Won Da Mo,’ Mavin signee Ayra Starr fell on her back on the Afrochella Stage in Ghana.
However, she stood up almost immediately and continued the show as if nothing had happened.
Speaking on the incident on Thursday, the singer said the fall was a painful experience.
“Afrochella next time y’all should clean your stage after every artist performance , that fall was very unnecessary and painful,” she wrote, after a tweet from her hoping that her crush never see the video of her tripping.
Meanwhile, the way she handled the embarrassing situation has left many praising her.
See some reactions below:
One Oyintarie wrote, “She’s so graceful and professional. Baby girl stood up and kept it moving! Gotta love her”.
Laviva Mandi wrote, “Awww, that sliding!! Good girl though. Stood back up and continued what she was there for. She no let embarrassment swallow am”.
Mrs Spacelyy wrote, “She handled it pretty well”.
Kristy Thrifts wrote, “She stood up like a Queen”.
One Shop With Perry wrote, “She’s even smart she stood up quickly… I love that”.
Nickie Debarbie wrote, “She continued”.
Afrochella is an event aimed at celebrating Africa’s diverse culture and the vibrant work of African creatives and entrepreneurs; this year’s edition was themed “Afrofuturism.”