Veteran Nollywood actress, Stella Damasus is currently trending on Twitter after she told fans that her name is Damasus and not Damascus.
It appears many fans have not been observant enough as they took to Twitter to express shock over the correct spelling and pronunciation of the name.
Taking to Twitter, the actress wrote, “Me to Nigerians: My name is Stella DAMASUS, not DAMASCUS.”
Me to Nigerians: My name is Stella DAMASUS not DAMASCUS
Nigerians to me: pic.twitter.com/XFskkfAu5B
— Stella Damasus (@stelladamasus) December 5, 2021
See reactions below:
Her name was Stella Damasus all along; not Stella Damascus. 🤭 pic.twitter.com/8fOWnzlDmh
— Omo Ure 🇳🇬 (@iam__temmyy) December 4, 2021
Aunty Stella DamasCus @stelladamasus , sorry ma we cannot unlearn what we grew up pronouncing 😭. This is a petition for you to change your name from “Damasus” to the original one, “DAMASCUS”. Thanks dearie 😭❤️
— I. T. U. N. Z. Y👩⚕️💉🩺🇺🇸 (@Itunzyy) December 5, 2021
Your name is Damascus not Damasus. Fix up🧏🏿♂️ https://t.co/RpqrePWHyz
— Deacon Tolu⛪ (@Bams_Jnr) December 5, 2021
We don’t want to hear anything apart from Damascus, not even from your father pic.twitter.com/uUv35NmwqG
— MONITORING_SPIRIT (@Sonjoe_Kutuh) December 5, 2021
I won't agree, your name is Damascus,not Damasus, you can't spoil what I know since childhood
— TiredNigerian (@TiredNigerian4) December 5, 2021
Stella, don't tamper with my childhood memories.
Your name is Stella Damascus, not Damasus.
You gree abi you no gree? pic.twitter.com/YYtkFYfDBl
— Maazi @FestusGreen (@FestusGreen) December 5, 2021
Discovery it’s Stella Damasus not Damascus is the biggest scam I fell for
— Roviel 😏 (@ObongRoviel) December 5, 2021