US rapper Lil Wayne has been invited to visit Nigerian after he revealed his ancestry test results.

The chairperson of the Nigerians in Diaspora Commission Abike Dabiri called Wayne “our Nigerian brother” and said she looked forward to welcoming him to the country.

Wayne told Revolt TV in an interview that he was 53% Nigerian, citing an ancestry test, and that he intended to go to the West African country.

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Nigerians online were excited by the news.