Days after indicating interest to meet Oreofeoluwa Lawal-Babalola, the boy in the viral “Mummy calm down” video, Babajide Sanwo-Olu, Governor of Lagos state has finally met with the internet sensation.
The governor met with the 4-year-old boy alongside his family at his office on Saturday, August 8.
Oreofeoluwa become an instant sensation on social media platforms after a video went viral of him begging his mother went viral. In the viral video, Oreofeoluwa was smartly telling his mother to “calm down” and give him a “last chance” that he would not repeat his wrong doing.
The video had attracted a lot of persons including Governor Sanwo-Olu whose recent Sallah message to Lagosians was inspired by Oreofeoluwa.
In Sanwo-Olu’s Eid-el-Kabir message to Muslim faithfuls and inhabitants of the state, he urged them to “calm down” while celebrating as the state is still battling with the COVID-19 pandemic .
“The exchange was indeed funny, but it depicts the efforts parents put in moulding children into responsible adults. I want to assume that his mom indeed calmed down because the appeal was moving enough to make anyone change their mind,” the governor added to his message.