Following the release of Olamide’s new single, ‘Science Student’, there has been controversies stating that the song is out there to promote drug abuse.

Several Nigerians are of the opinion that the song be banned because it does not potray any sense of decency.

The artiste then posted on his Instagram page statements to clarify the issue and debunk the issue of him trying to promote drug abuse.

See post below:


Since the release of #ScienceStudent, the support has been massive. As you are all sharing, dancing, singing along to this relatable music of mine, I want you all to take some time to reflect on the subject, say no to drug abuse. Don’t abuse alcohol. stop mixing what you don’t know about. Live responsibly and drink responsibly. Don’t aspire the ‘highness state’ but a state of purpose fulfillment and passion discovery. Together let’s put an end to drug abuse and save as many lives as possible. The video will be out soon and I can’t wait for you all to see it. #SayNoToDrugAbuse #DrinkResponsibly #ScienceStudent


However, here’s what actress Lala Akindoju and Former Edo State Governorship aspirant, Pedro Obaseki had to say about the song:



Former Edo gubernatorial aspirant, Pedro Obaseki, calls for the ban of Olamide’s song, science students.


Furthermore, the artiste added that he can not wait for the video to be released.