Wema Sepetu sparks Christmas debate after showing love to Jesus
Tanzanian actress Wema Sepetu caused a stir online on Christmas Day with her post that declared love for Jesus.
The harmless Christmas message to her fans has however sparked a religious debate because Wema is a Muslim.
Frenzied users debated on the recognition of Jesus Christ by a Muslim.
Some defended Wema saying there was no harm in loving Jesus as long as she does not abandon her faith.
Muslims do not celebrate Christmas.
@abdulkimwana commented, “sio haram maana wao wanamuita yesu ss ndo mtume wetu issa kuna lipi la ajabu.”
@mudalasini commented, “Thank you mama Jesus loves you too.”
@shomaliabdalh wrote, “Na muislam wa kweli lazima ampende yesu maana ni mmoja wa mitume.”
@huo_umeme added, “Kabisa ukiwa muislam lazma umkubali nabii issa japo wanamuita mwana wa Mungu but ni nabii wa Allah.”
@Levinastarph wrote, “Mnaotoa mapovu aliyewaambia dini ndio itakayowaokoa ni nan? Imani zenu ndio ztakazo waponya na siyo dini chunguzeni matendo yenu.”