Mr. Ibu, a legendary Nollywood actor, has apprehended the yet-to-be-identified colleague who hacked his social media accounts.
Mr Ibu’s daughter, Chioma Jasmine, announced the news on the actor’s Instagram page, adding that the issue is still under investigation.
She further added that while the perpetrator has confessed, the reason for his actions has yet to be determined.
“This is to let everyone know that we have cat fished the person that hacked MR Ibu’s verified Instagram account! He was arrested yesterday and the case is in the police station! He confessed to the crime and investigation is still on going, it’s so saddening to know that it was one of the colleagues in the nollywood industry.”
“His motives are still yet to be known. Revealing his identity depends on how far the extent of the damages that he was using the account to do was ! Please help us let the general public know that they can stop reporting the account now as it had been restored to us! Thanks.”
Fans were also asked their opinion on whether they should reveal the identity of the culprit.
“Should we reveal his identity or temper justice with as he has been begging for forgiveness since yesterday! Note he also hacked his Facebook and the email he uses in receiving notifications from bank! He’s only begging we cover his identity because he said it will Jeopardize his career in the nollywood industry ! Please what do y’all suggest we do in this regard! Keep sharing until it gets to the appropriate news agencies,”