Nigerian singer, Yemi Alade has revealed that some people called her names for often wearing Ankara fabrics while some people praised her for it.

She went on to encourage her followers to stand strongly for whatever they love and it will pay in the end.

Yemi Alade started her tweets sharing stunning new photos of herself rocking ankara to celebrate today – International Women’s Day.

“Happy International Women’s Day my ladies.”

She captioned the first photo of herself in the colourful Ankara outfit and went on to tweet:

“Some people called me names while some praised me for using Ankara fabric so often.

I just want to remind you to stand for something or fall for everything!

Love what you love passionately and let the nay sayers eat Hay all day. Today I’m Powered by #Hollantex fabric Manufacturers.”

Recall the stunning songstress clapped-back at a Twitter user who shamed her for being unmarried.