Zeke Nnaji’s mom went viral on NBA draft night because of her interesting choice of dress.
On Wednesday night, Arizona forward Zeke Nnaji was selected by the Denver Nuggets with 22nd pick in the draft.
— Denver Nuggets (@nuggets) November 19, 2020
NBA fans were fascinated by the fact that Nnaji’s mom was wearing traditional kente clothing.
That dress threw me off for a minute. pic.twitter.com/p7IMYLV4zB
— gifdsports (@gifdsports) November 19, 2020
Of course, Nnaji’s mom and her dress instantly became a meme.
— 𝚙𝚛𝚎𝚜𝚒𝚍𝚎𝚗𝚝-𝚎𝚕𝚎𝚌𝚝 𝚝𝚛𝚊𝚟𝚒𝚜 (@travisfromthebk) November 19, 2020
Zeke Nnaji’s mom a honorary African tonight pic.twitter.com/vtDEUuvONJ
— rxbun (@rxbun) November 19, 2020
Why Zeke Nnaji parents look like they met on 90 day fiance? pic.twitter.com/JV7B4iVq8s
— Jerimeé ⚡️ (@MosestheMessiah) November 19, 2020
Zeke Nnaji's draft party pic.twitter.com/4NMiLk5ia7
— Mitch Robson (@_mitchrobson) November 19, 2020