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Kate Henshaw faces backlash over alleged poverty shaming (Video)

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Nollywood actress Kate Henshaw finds herself at the center of controversy after a social media user criticized her for allegedly poverty shaming Nigerians.

The actress faced backlash for a video she posted on her X account, where she was seen eating and making insinuations about her response when approached for money.

In the now-viral video, Henshaw showcased herself enjoying a meal while subtly suggesting how she might react when someone asks her for financial assistance.

“Pls go and queue for your palliative🙄🙄😒” she captioned the video.

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The clip immediately caught the attention of a tweep, who quickly slammed the actress for her apparent insensitivity towards the struggles many Nigerians face.

“You see, this is a problem. Everytime y’all sore losers lose, you go for the poor. The same poor you conveniently claim to be fighting for when it suits you.

“Shame on you and whatever you stand for,” JemJem wrote.

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I no longer watch football – says DJ Cuppy amid Man United struggles

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Popular Nigerian disc jockey and Manchester United fan, DJ Cuppy, has revealed that she doesn’t watch football matches any longer.

Cuppy, who is well-known to be a supporter of the red side of Manchester, disclosed this on her X page recently.

She wrote, “FYI [for your information]—I no longer watch football,” attaching a sad emoji at the end.

The tweet has since garnered viral reactions with many alluding that Cuppy‘s decision to stop watching football is not unconnected from United’s current dip in form.

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@symplyDAPO wrote: “Ur team is finish, so we understand.”

@Waltskillsfc said: “You carry bad luck to man-united.”
@dotboyswag10: “Just announce that you are no longer a Manchester United fan.”

@rilwan_ola01: “Please denounce Manchester United 🙏🙏🙏. Since you joined from arsenal , we have turned to old arsenal while arsenal turned to old man utd .
Thanks cuppy”

Recall DJ Cuppy was an avid fan of Premier League side Arsenal but switched to rivals Manchester United in 2020 after Arsenal’s poor run of form.

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Angel deactivates her twitter account after cyberbullying attack

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Reality star Angel Smith found herself at the receiving end of offensive comments on Twitter, leading to her deactivating her account.

A Twitter user identified as Pharoah Elroy compared Angel to the crossdresser James Brown and chef Hilda Baci.

Angel had shared moments from her recent hangout with her boyfriend Soma, posting videos and pictures on her Twitter page.

However, the celebratory mood turned sour when a troll, later identified as Pharoah Elroy, left a derogatory comment in the post’s comment section.

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The troll’s comment read, “You look like a crossbreed of James Brown and Hilda Baci.”

This insensitive comparison prompted a negative response from Angel’s followers, and it appears the comment had a significant impact on her.

As a result of the online harassment, Angel Smith took the drastic step of deactivating her Twitter account.

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Witness Details How Visa Flagged Naira Marley’s Credit Card

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The 10th prosecution witness in the trial of Nigerian singer, Azeez Fashola, popularly known as Naira Marley, Dein Whyte, an investigator with the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission revealed to Justice Nicholas Oweibo of the Federal High Court in Ikoyi, Lagos, on Thursday, how Visa, a card payment platform, detected fraudulent transactions linked to one of the credit card details found on the singer’s device.

This was made known in a statement shared by the agency on their Facebook page on Friday.

The witness, Whyte, led by the prosecution counsel, Bilikisu Buhari, said, “As part of the findings from the investigation, forensic analysis revealed that malicious programmes used to illegally obtain credit card information were found on the device recovered from the defendant upon his arrest.” These programmes facilitated card non-present transactions.
The investigator also identified tools on the device that disguised the user’s active location when connected to the internet.

Whyte elaborated, saying, “Tools used to verify the validity, active state, and accuracy of credit card credentials, as well as the region of the issuer of that card, were discovered on the defendant’s device. The analysis further revealed the websites accessed on the defendant’s computer, including sites where credit card information is illegally traded.”

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The witness disclosed that both the phone and laptop recovered from Naira Marley were registered with his credentials, name, and email address. Investigations revealed that the singer exchanged credit card details with other individuals. Notably, one card reported fraudulent usage by Visa. Whyte clarified that the card details on the defendant’s device did not belong to him and were not issued by any financial institution.

Under cross-examination by the defendant’s counsel, Olalekan Ojo, SAN, Whyte confirmed that a Visa investigation confirmed the card had been flagged for fraudulent transactions. However, Visa did not directly link the credit card fraud to the defendant’s device, emphasizing that Visa is a payment platform, not a telecommunication company.

Justice Oweibo adjourned the case to March 6 and 7, 2024, for the continuation of the trial.

Naira Marley is facing an 11-count charge, including conspiracy and credit card fraud, brought against him by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission.

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