You’re also into soccer? Let’s play. You like Jikume too? We’re her biggest fan. You are a politician, we too, we politically inclined, You’re into social media? We too are top influencers with a largely visited community.
See, nothing else really matters until you grow up, and socio-economic, cultural, and political barriers gradually become apparent and inevitably shatter many friendships formed during more careless times.
It is worth debating with friends who don’t share your political opinions but remember “election no be fight”.