Nigerian Twitter users react to rumours of politician that bought a house for an actress – They claimed that the actress who received the house is Mercy Aigbe – Many users were furious, they stated that the actress had misled people into thinking she worked hard to buy the house A rumour involving a popular actress and an incumbent governor went viral on social media over the weekend.
The rumours claimed that the governor had bought a house for a popular Nollywood actress who he is having an affair with. The story raised speculations on social media about the identity of the people in the story. After a while, rumours claiming that the people in the story are, actress Mercy Aigbe and a serving governor, began circulating on Twitter.
Twitter users had made the claims due to the fact that the story had made mention of things that might link to both the actress and the governor, however, there are no facts revealing the authenticity of the story.
These claims about the governor and the actress led to outrage on social media, with many expressing that they had believed that Mercy Aigbe bought her new house with profits from hard-work.
BY: NELLIE NJOKU