‘Nicki instructed the reality to me, Dr. Fauci lied to me’: Minaj followers in Atlanta protest vaccine mandate

'Nicki told the truth to me, Dr. Fauci lied to me': Minaj fans in Atlanta protest vaccine mandate

2021-09-17 18:49:29

ATLANTA (CBS46) — Nicki Minaj followers rallied outdoors of the CDC headquarters in Atlanta Wednesday to protest the vaccine mandate, chanting “Nicki Minaj instructed me the reality. Fauci lied to me.”

The masked protestors gathered in entrance of the well being company’s constructing after a controversial tweet was made by well-known rap artist, Nicki Minaj, during which she claimed her cousin’s buddy started experiencing testicular swelling and have become impotent after getting vaccinated.

The ten-time Grammy-nominated rapper additionally tweeted that she wouldn’t get vaccinated as a requirement to attend the Metropolitan Museum of Artwork (MET) Gala, an occasion she was supposedly anticipated to attend. 

The Atlanta protesters are claiming that the CDC is mendacity about vaccine efficacy and that Minaj is spreading the reality. 

“We’re right here as a result of the CDC has been mendacity to us for therefore lengthy,” a Minaj fan mentioned.

CBS46 truth checked the claims, beginning in Trinidad.


“We wasted a lot time yesterday chasing down this false declare,” Trinidad & Tobago Well being Minister Dr. Terrence Deyalsingh mentioned.

Deyalsingh mentioned there have been no such stories of this sort of antagonistic response.

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Then CBS46 went straight to the CDC.

”We all know that COVID-19 vaccines are secure and efficient and so they don’t have an effect on males or girls’s fertility,” CDC Scientist and Misinformation skilled Dr. Neetu mentioned.

The rapper’s tweets come whereas vaccination charges in Georgia stay underneath 50%.

“We should always all query this vaccine!” a Minaj fan mentioned.

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Dr. Neetu Abad mentioned followers shouldn’t take medical recommendation from celebrities and they need to depend on their physician’s suggestions. She additionally mentioned celebrities like Nicki who’ve greater than 22 million followers on social media have a duty to the general public.

“All through this pandemic we now have urged platforms small and large to take care what they’re conveying round COVID-19 vaccines, as a result of we all know that may be impactful round individuals’s conduct.”

Minaj additionally instructed her followers on Twitter they need to do analysis and get vaccinated if their livelihood is determined by it. She additionally mentioned she can be getting vaccinated as a result of she has to go on tour. 

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